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Results for ' cholesterol'
  • Results 91 - 100 of about 126

  • 91. Hyperlipidemia The American Heart Association explains that if you have too many lipids ? or fats ? in the blood that's called hyperlipidemia. Learn what you can do.
  • 92. Better Fats Sisters' Downloads The American Heart Associations offers these Better Fats Sisters' Downloads to help explain the better fats.
  • 93. Bad Fats Brothers' Menu The American Heart Association explains the Bad Fat Brothers menu.
  • 94. Restaurant FAQs Restaurant FAQs
  • 95. Hey Kids, Learn About Cholesterol The American Heart Association offers these tips for kids on how to keep their cholesterol under control with Life's Simple 7.
  • 96. Fats and Oils The American Heart Association introduces the Meet the Fats program to explain the various types of fats; good and bad.
  • 97. The Dish with Dr. Eckel Get the inside scoop on the Face the Fats campaign, and share some of the latest information on the world of dietary fats from past American Heart Association president, Dr. Eckel.
  • 98. Cholesterol Abnormalities & Diabetes The American Heart Association explains that people with diabetes are more prone to having unhealthy cholesterol levels, which contributes to cardiovascular disease or heart disease.
  • 99. Better Fats Sisters' Menu The American Heart Association explains the Better Fats Sisters' Menu.
  • 100. Fats & Oils The American Heart Association explains the different types of fats and which are better for heart health.


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  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

American Heart Association
2012-2013 Expenditures

  • Research: 21.7%
  • Public Health Education: 36.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.7%
  • Community Services: 6.1%
  • Management & General: 8.5%
  • Fundraising: 12.2%