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Caregiver Resource Book_1279134391020
This Caregiver Resource Book gives a general overview of national medical, governmental and rehabilitation assistance. This overview can guide you to find your own local resources.
Safeguard your children from heart disease and stroke_1277477874666
High blood pressure, cholesterol, obesity, physical inactivity and smoking have always been "adult" topics. But many children have the same risk factors as their parents. This brochure will help parents understand that childhood behaviors lead to adult behaviors. It will support efforts to curb the risk in children.
Stroke Connection Special Edition: Caring for Stroke Survivors_1281639943570
This 4-color brochure is part of our caregiver product line that will help you understand and take care of your needs, specifically regarding stroke.
Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke (Spanish/English)_1281640928795
La diabetes aumenta sustancialmente el riesgo de sufrir un ataque al corazon o ataque al cerebro. Este folleto explica por que la diabetes es un factor de riesgo, y como se puede manejarla.
Print and Web Resources
The American Heart Association provides print and web resources and tools for your heart health.
About Your Bypass Surgery
This brochure offers bypass patients information and reassurance, explaining in positive terms why surgery is performed and how it works. It takes a careful look at pre-op procedures, the healing process, home recovery, and how exercise will help patients regain strength.
About Your Peripheral Artery Disease
This brochure is a critically important tool for reducing the rate of peripheral artery disease (PAD) among high-risk populations and general audiences.
About Heart Transplants: Our Guide for Patients and Their Families
Discusses the conditions that render a patient in need of a heart transplant, what happens during the procedure, expected survival rates, and the potential complications following surgery. The process of organ donation is also discussed. Now updated with full-color photographic artwork.
Diabetes, Heart Disease and Stroke
Having diabetes significantly raises the risk for heart attack and stroke. This booklet addresses why diabetes is a risk factor, and how weight management, nutrition and physical activity can help manage it.
For Your Children: Our Guide (Spanish)
Our guide to help you safeguard your children from heart disease and stroke