Martha Hill
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"Martha Hill" was one of the most influential United States/American dance instructors in history. She was the first Director of Dance at the Juilliard School, and held that position for almost 35 years.

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Women think of heart disease as an old person's disease and a good way to die, ... But heart failure is every bit as bad as cancer, and the death rate is higher.

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