Heart health is a key factor in brain health

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HI Now host Rachel Pacarro is joined by Dr. Zia Khan from American Heart Association Noe Foster as they offer insight into the role that mental health plays in cardiovascular health; their free app to help people ages 15-25 better manage their mental health challenges; and simple lifestyle tips that can help improve your heart and brain health!

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