Kids Corner: Hooray for Healthy Hearts!

Share these amazing and fun facts with your kids.

It’s American Heart Month – and that means more than just playful red hearts on Valentine’s Day. It’s a month to celebrate the heart that’s inside your body, pumping blood from head to toe and keeping you alive. Here are some incredible – and true – facts about this amazing organ in your chest!

Ask your doctorabout other fun ways to keep your heart healthy. And quiz your friends – and teachers! – to see if they know the amazing facts above!


“30 Facts About Your Heart,” Cleveland Clinic,

“Heart Facts,” Kids Heart ChallengeTM, American Heart Association®,