The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates nearly 5.1-millions Americans have heart failure. Heart failure is the result of the heart not functioning properly and can lead to death. Aging is a large factor in the function of the heart, so many seniors are at risk for developing it.

There are many contributing factors aside from aging that can lead to heart failure. Diabetes, high blood pressure, previous heart attack and obesity are just some notable ones.


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