Here are Heart-Check program resources for you and your clients/patients.
Heartcheck.org – Consumer home page with links to all Heart-Check certification resources.
American Heart Association scientific statements and recommendations that form the foundation of the Heart-Check nutrition requirements:
- Diet and Lifestyle Recommendations Revision 2006: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association Nutrition Committee
- Dietary Sugars Intake and Cardiovascular Health: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association
- Defining and Setting National Goals for Cardiovascular Health Promotion and Disease Reduction: The American Heart Association’s Strategic Impact Goal Through 2020 and Beyond
- Non-Nutritive Sweeteners: Current Use and Health Perspectives
If you have questions that are not addressed in these resources, please contact us.