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Teen lifeguard Brianna White saved a drowning 4-year-old with CPR.
Read more about drowning rescue
Cullen Timmons likely would’ve died before graduating medical school had he not put a stethoscope to his own chest.
Read AHA CEO Nancy Brown’s latest column
A review 30 years after a task force investigated the state of minority health shows that much has been done and there’s much more to do.
Read more about the Heckler Report
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approves the first in a major new class of medicines to lower cholesterol.
Read more about PCSK9 inhibitor
The Food and Drug Administration is proposing that a daily value for added sugars be added to the Nutrition Facts label found on most food packages.
Read more about the FDA’s proposal
The American Heart Association Patient Ambassadors team is newly created to support and educate the millions of people impacted by heart disease and stroke.
Read more about the ambassador program
Hospital staff perceptions don’t always match performance when administering the clot-busting drug tissue plasminogen activator to stroke patients.
Read more about the hospital research
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