Facts about heart disease. Costs of heart disease. Changes in treatment. The average period of hospitalization. The age range of people with heart disease. The interaction of a number of risk factors. The rehabilitation of the heart attack survivor. Results of that program. Benefits of endurance fitness. The adoption of the rehabilitation program in other countries. Personal illustrative anecdotes. The marathon group and its growth. The recognition of the necessity for an activity program for all cardiac patients.
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