Results for ' risk factors'
Understanding Stroke Brochure: Are You at Risk?
This brochure provides a concise overview to help people understand the types of stroke and identify risk factors, especially those that pertain to them. Patients learn which risk factors can be treated, modified or controlled and which cannot. Key points are provided to help people recognize and respond immediately to symptoms of stroke.
Understand Your Risk for High Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association helps you understand your risk of high blood pressure, also called hypertension, by looking at family history, age, diet and poor nutrition like a high-sodium diet, obesity and lack of exercise, alcohol as well as stress, smoking and sleep apnea.
The Salty Six Infographic
The American Heart Association helps you learn the top six common foods that are high in sodium.
Understanding Stroke Brochure (Spanish/English)
This brochure provides a clear, concise overview of stroke, including major breakthroughs in treatment. It includes simple definitions of each risk factor and indicates which ones can and cannot be changed. It also gives patients and caregivers easy-to-remember steps to help them recognize and respond immediately to symptoms of stroke.
Obesity in Infants to Preschoolers
The American Heart Association helps you learn the truth about obesity in infants and preschoolers.
75% of Americans Want Less Sodium in Processed and Restaurant Foods
The American Heart Association helps you learn the truth about sodium and salt by busting these common myths.
Are You at Risk of Heart Attack or Stroke? (Brochure)
A quick, convenient way to assess your risk of heart attack or stroke. It helps readers determine where to focus their efforts to reduce their risk.
75% of Americans Want Less Sodium in Processed and Restaurant Foods Infographic
The American Heart Association surveyed Americans about the sodium in their foods. Here's what they said!
Controlling Your Risk Factors Brochure (Spanish/English)
This brochure defines each of the risk factors leading to heart attack or stroke and clearly explains American Heart Association recommendations.
Living with Atrial Fibrillation Brochure (Spanish)
This brochure discusses atrial fibrillation as a major risk factor for stroke. It overviews the causes, symptoms and some of the most promising methods of treatment and prevention of stroke.