Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. It is also one of the most preventable. Making heart-healthy choices, knowing your family health history and the risk factors for heart disease, having regular check-ups and working with your doctor to manage your health can greatly reduce your risk of this often silent killer. The good news is: Mount Auburn Hospital has a robust team to care for your cardiac health. Mount Auburn has been named in the top 50 Cardiovascular Care Programs by Truven Health Analytics, the 100 hospitals with great heart programs by Beckers, and America's best hospitals for heart care by the Women's Choice Awards.