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Controlling Your Risk Factors Brochure: 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.
Living with Atrial Fibrillation Brochure
This brochure discusses atrial fibrillation as a major risk factor for stroke and provides information on medications, including the anticoagulant warfarin - one of the most promising methods of treatment and prevention of stroke.
The Effects of Excess Sodium Infographic
The American Heart Association helps you learn the effects of excess sodium on your health and appearance.
Sodium Swap: Change Your Salty Ways in 21 Days
The American Heart Association helps you learn to eat less sodium by changing your salty habits with this three-week plan.
Cardiovascular Disease & Diabetes
The American Heart Association explains the strong correlation between cardiovascular disease, CVD or heart disease and diabetes.
Reduce Blood Sugar with Life's Simple 7
The American Heart Association helps you learn to reduce blood sugar using these simple tips.
Women, Heart Disease and Stroke Brochure
Information about the seriousness of heart disease and stroke, related risk factors (including family history, diabetes, cholesterol, and high blood pressure), warning signs, and what to do in an acute event.
Understand Your Risk for PAD
The American Heart Association explains the risks of peripheral artery disease or PAD. Age increases the risk of PAD. Other factors include smoking, diabetes and high cholesterol.
Know Your Risk Factors 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.
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!