You can help your heart by living a healthy lifestyle.
People who smoke cigarettes are two to four times more likely to develop heart disease than people who do not smoke. They are at an increased risk for heart attack, stroke, circulatory problems, cancer and lung disorders.
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Quitting may be difficult, but it isn't impossible. To get help quitting, talk with a member of your health care team.