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Cardiovascular Disease & Diabetes
The American Heart Association explains the strong correlation between cardiovascular disease, CVD or heart disease and diabetes.
Introduction to Pediatric Cardiomyopathies
Understand Your Risk for High Cholesterol
High cholesterol is just one heart disease risk factor. The American Heart Association helps you to understand your risk for high cholesterol.
American Heart Ride
The Annual American Heart Ride is a unique cycling experience and fundraising program to support the American Heart Association.
Meet Mark Ridder - AHA Heart Valve Ambassador
Read about Mark's journey with heart valve disease, which began in high school, when a heart murmur was detected in a routine physical exam. Later in life he was diagnosed with aortic valve stenosis, which ultimately turned severe enough to require valve replacement surgery.
Understanding Your Heart Valve Treatment Options
Recovery statistics are very good for people who receive proper treatment of their heart valve problems. Learn about the different treatment options available.
About Cardiac Arrest
Sudden cardiac arrest is the abrupt loss of heart function in a person who may or may not have diagnosed heart disease.
Is 3 Meals a Day the Only Way?
The American Heart Association explains that the number of meals you eat may not be so important. How you eat those meals is what matters most when it comes to decreasing the risk of heart disease and other health problems that come along with being overweight.
Re-Union of Hearts
For Lisa Satchfield, it was a stroke. For Debra North, it was heart disease. Lidia Morales experienced both.
Roles of Your Four Heart Valves
To better understand your valve condition, it helps to know the role each heart valve plays in providing healthy blood circulation.