FEB 06, 2016 9:01 AM PST

This Man Had A Stroke at 39, and He's Determined to Improve His Heart Health

WRITTEN BY: Kara Marker

At only 39 years old, Prince Quire had a stroke, which is the fifth leading cause of death for people in the United States. Through nutrition and exercise, though, Quire plans to improve his heart health despite his stroke. It's American Heart Month, and understanding the risks leading to cardiovascular disease is vital, as well as knowing the steps you can take to prevent cardiovascular disease.
About the Author
I am a scientific journalist and enthusiast, especially in the realm of biomedicine. I am passionate about conveying the truth in scientific phenomena and subsequently improving health and public awareness. Sometimes scientific research needs a translator to effectively communicate the scientific jargon present in significant findings. I plan to be that translating communicator, and I hope to decrease the spread of misrepresented scientific phenomena! Check out my science blog: ScienceKara.com.
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