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Understanding and Controlling Your High Blood Pressure
A guide to understanding and controlling your high blood pressure
Controlling Your Risk Factors: Our guide to reducing your risk
This brochure defines each of the risk factors leading to heart attack or stroke and clearly explains American Heart Association recommendations.
Easy Food Tips for Heart-Healthy Eating (Spanish)
This brochure shows practical ways to get cholesterol and fat out of one?s diet. It recommends healthy foods to substitute for unhealthy ones, tells how to read nutrition labels, and gives daily guidelines for fat intake. A convenient reference everyone should keep?right next to the refrigerator!
Your Heart Valve Surgery
This 24-page brochure covers the entire spectrum of topics around heart valve surgeries: common disease that affect the heart valves, replacement options, surgery preparation, post-surgical expectations and returning home.
High Blood Pressure and Stroke
This brochure alerts readers to the fact that high blood pressure is a leading risk factor for stroke. It provides clear directions for treating high blood pressure and reducing the risk of first or recurrent stroke.
Innocent Heart Murmurs
Calm parents' fears about murmurs with this brief but informative brochure. It reassures parents that an innocent murmur is an innocent, normal condition that doesnt indicate a disease, require medication, or put any restrictions on a child's normal activities or development.
Life's Simple 7: Seven Simple Steps to a Healthier Heart
A concise yet thorough explanation of the American Heart Association's recommendations for healthy living: avoid tobacco smoke, monitor high blood pressure, eat food low in cholesterol and saturated fats, be physically active, maintain a healthy weight, and have regular medical exams. 4 pages, 4" x 8?"
Losing Weight the Healthy Way
The basics of weight management, in just a few easy-to-read pages. Includes information on how to develop a healthy eating plan, select and prepare food, and become more physically active.
Recipes for a Heart Healthy Diet
Recipes for a Heart Healthy Diet from the American Heart Association
Tools For Your Heart Health
The American Heart Association provides resources and tools for your cardiovadcular health.