GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV)-Heart disease and stroke are the number one killer among men and women, claiming the lives of more than 70-million people annually. Because of awareness and funds developed for research, the American Heart Association is working to diminish that statistic. The American Heart Association of West Michigan held the 20th Anniversary Heart Ball Gala to help raise crucial funds in the area, and celebrate survivors. Click the video player above to watch the exciting evening.
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