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New study reaffirms
blood pressure targets
A new study shows existing high blood pressure guidelines from the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology remain the national standard.
Heart disease, stroke
Hospitalization and death rates for heart disease and stroke dropped significantly in the last decade with rates declining more for these conditions than for any others.
AHA bids to make health care a hot topic at SXSW
American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown wants to discuss how technology can empower health care.
Adults with disabilities
have higher rates of
high blood pressure
More adults with disabilities have high blood pressure than adults without disabilities, according to a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Vicki’s story of congestive heart failure – and how her family responded – is yet another example of why the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association exist: Life is why.
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