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Tampa Bay Heart Walk 2013

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The 2013 Tampa Bay Heart Walk will take place on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at the Raymond James Stadium.

HEART WALK – WHY WE WALK
Did you know that cardiovascular disease is the No. 1 killer of all Americans? In fact, someone dies from CVD every 39 seconds! Heart disease also kills more women than all forms of cancer combined.  And congenital cardiovascular defects are the most common cause of infant death from birth defects.

GET INVOLVED
If you are participating in the Heart Walk for the first time or the fiftieth time, as a fundraiser, a team captain, a donor or organizing a larger effort in your company or community and walking in your local community, participating virtually or however you choose to get involved, know that you are making a difference!

With you, by 2020, we will meet our goal to improve the heart health of Americans by 20 percent while reducing deaths from cardiovascular diseases and stroke by 20 percent. We seek to prevent heart disease and stroke, most notably by helping people identify and adopt healthier lifestyle choices.

SIGN UP TODAY
Join your company team or start a team of your own - whatever you choose, you can make a difference in people's lives – including your own!


 

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