By now, it’s common knowledge that smoking is dangerous and that several lifestyle habits like unprotected sun exposure can lead to cancer. With this information, many people adjust their lifestyles to avoid such toxins and build up healthy habits to protect their bodies from harm. But, how many of us take the same precautions to prevent heart disease? Heart disease is the number one leading cause of adult deaths in the United States, and yet many Americans don’t know the first thing about what causes it and what we can do to stop it. Let’s bridge this knowledge gap with some useful information and valuable tips that you can put into action immediately to keep your heart strong and healthy!