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Cold Weather and Cardiovascular Disease
The American Heart Association explains the potentially dangerous link between cold weather and heart conditions.
The Effects of Excess Sodium on Your Health and Appearance
The American Heart Association helps you learn what excess sodium in your diet can do to your health and appearance.
Sodium Swap: Change Your Salty Ways in 21 Days
The American Heart Association helps you learn to eat less sodium by changing your salty habits with this three-week plan.
Decongestants, sodium and other ingredients in over-the-counter medications can raise blood pressure. Some OTCs may interfere with prescription blood pressure medications.
How Can I Monitor My Cholesterol, Blood Pressure and Weight?
Learn how to monitor your cholesterol, blood pressure and weight.
Don't Let Your Heart Quit! Control Your Blood Pressure.
Is your heart trying to tell you something? Get your blood pressure to a healthy range before your heart quits on you.
Keep Track of Your Heart Health
The American Heart Association provides this list of downloadable resources and tools for your heart health.
Understanding Blood Pressure Readings
Use our blood pressure chart to learn about blood pressure readings. Systolic, diastolic? The American Heart Association helps you understand the various levels of blood pressure and how high blood pressure or hypertension is defined. also learn about prehypertension, hypertension, hypertensive crisis, and what is a healthy blood pressure.
Choosing a Home Blood Pressure Monitor
To monitor your blood pressure or hypertension at home, the American Heart Association recommends an automatic, cuff-style, bicep (upper-arm) monitor.
Sex and High Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association explains how uncontrolled hypertension or high blood pressure can can impact your sex life.