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HBPR Science News: Message from the Past Chair, HBPR Council
HBPR Past Chair Welcome Message Video -Gabriel Navar.
Glazed Sweet Potato Cubes
A holiday meal doesn?t seem complete without sweet potatoes. This healthful version will be a family favorite for years to come.
Tropical Fruit Dippers
Feel free to substitute your favorite seasonal fruits for the pineapple and mango dippers. Some good ones to try include berries, pears, and apples.
Try the American Heart Association's recipe: tortilla scramble.
Leisure-time exercise can lower your risk of high blood pressure
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Safeguard your children from heart disease and stroke_1277477874666
High blood pressure, cholesterol, obesity, physical inactivity and smoking have always been "adult" topics. But many children have the same risk factors as their parents. This brochure will help parents understand that childhood behaviors lead to adult behaviors. It will support efforts to curb the risk in children.
Crostini, an Italian word that means ?little toasts,? are usually served as an appetizer. These nutritious egg-and-vegetable crostini, however, are a great way to start your day.
The Salty Six: Are the Foods You Eat Most Often High in Sodium?
The American Heart Association explains the "salty six" most commonly eaten foods in the American diet that contain high amounts of sodium.
Life's Simple 7® | Manage Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association explains that managing blood pressure is one of Life's Simple 7 keys to prevention of heart disease and how a few simple changes can help you avoid high blood pressure.
What is High Blood Pressure Medicine?
Learn the facts about high blood pressure medicine.
Sleep Apnea and Heart Disease, Stroke
The American Heart Association explains that sleep apnea prevents restful sleep is associated with high blood pressure, arrhythmia, stroke and heart failure.
The American Heart Association explains potassium and its importance in heart health.
Meditation and Heart Health
The American Heart Association explains that meditation could help you lower your risks of cardiovascular disease.
Controlling Cholesterol with Life's Simple 7
The American Heart Association helps you learn to control cholesterol using these simple tips.
Sex and High Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association explains how uncontrolled hypertension or high blood pressure can can impact your sex life.
Doctor Appointments: Questions to Ask Your Doctor
The American Heart Association explains that one of the most important relationships you?ll ever have is the one you?ll develop with your doctor. Learn why.
Fresh Tomatillo-Poblano Salsa with Tortilla Wedges
This lively-tasting salsa will make you feel as if you?re dining in an authentic Mexican restaurant!
Top 10 Myths about Cardiovascular Disease
The American Heart Association explains that the key to preventing heart disease is managing your risk factors, such as high blood pressure, high total cholesterol or high blood glucose and the best way to find out if you have one of these conditions is through screening tests during regular doctor visits.
High Blood Pressure in Children
The American Heart Association answers questions about high blood pressure, also called hypertension, in children including, what causes hypertension in children? What is the treatment for high blood pressure or HBP in children?
Decongestants, sodium and other ingredients in over-the-counter medications can raise blood pressure. Some OTCs may interfere with prescription blood pressure medications.
Managing Blood Pressure with a Heart-Healthy Diet
The American Heart Association explains how to manage high blood pressure with a heart-healthy diet.
The American Heart Association offers these stories from survivors of heart disease and stroke.
Cold Weather and Cardiovascular Disease
The American Heart Association explains the potentially dangerous link between cold weather and heart conditions.
Hot Tub and Sauna Use and High Blood Pressure
The Amerrican Heart Association explains the potentially harmful affects of hot tubs and saunas to people with high blood pressure, also called hypertension.
Slow-Cooker Chicken Cacciatore
This classic Italian mainstay has been updated for today?s modern cook, and with less sodium.
Four-Onion dip recipe
This quick-cooking version of tagine, a Moroccan meat and vegetable stew slow-simmered with spices and served over couscous, uses cubes of tender steak that are browned, then reheated in the fragrant stew.
7 Salty Myths BUSTED
The American Heart Association helps you learn the truth about sodium and salt by busting these common myths.
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.
Busy Parents and Caregivers Must Care for Themselves
The American Heart Association explains that taking caring for yourself and being heart healthy is as important as caring for your loved ones.
Colorful Tuna Pasta Salad
Some of the best recipes are the simplest, as this flavorful main dish salad proves. You can eat it as soon as you make it or prepare it up to 24 hours in advance.
Turkey Cutlets with Country Gravy
Turkey Cutlets with Country Gravy
Heart-Health Risk Assessments from the American Heart Association
The American Heart Association offers these heart-health risk assessment tools such as heart attack risk asessment, high blood pressure risk calculator, my diabetes Life Assessment and My Life Check.
Halibut with Green Onions and Ginger
Quick and super-easy, this dish gets lots of flavor from the aromatic ingredients in the topping. Serve the fish with brown rice and your favorite green veggie for a healthful meal.
How to Track Your Sodium
The American Heart Association helps you learn how much sodium you are getting in your diet with this handy tracker.
Processed Foods: Where is all that salt coming from?
The American Heart Association explains that a high sodium diet can lead to high blood pressure and how most American's eat too much sodium due to the amount of processed foods eaten.
Buttermilk Pancakes with Apple-Cinnamon Topping
These tender pancakes are made with whole-wheat flour, which gives them a healthy twist. The spicy-sweet apple topping is a real treat.
Broccoli with Jalapeno and Garlic
Tender-crisp broccoli tossed with garlic, jalapeño, cumin, and lime juice is a good complement for almost any Tex-Mex entrée. If you like a lot of heat, leave the ribs and some of the seeds in the jalapeño when you make this dish.
How Do I Manage My Medicines?
Taking medicine may be new to you, and there may be a lot to remember. Find tips on how to manage your medications.
Lemon-Thyme Roasted Potatoes
Roasting lemons caramelizes their peel, making it soft and removing its natural bitterness. Here the caramelized peel is minced so the tiny pieces can easily be distributed among the roasted red potato halves.
Sodium Myths and Facts for Kids
The science is clear... our kids eat more sodium than what is safe and recommended. Learn the facts in this infographic from the American Heart Association.
Sugar Snap Peas with Sweet-and-Sour Sauce
In just a couple of minutes, you can enjoy a colorful and tasty side dish that is perfect to serve with grilled flank steak or stir-fried chicken tenders.
Grilled Chicken with Raspberry Glaze
This sweet and tart dish uses only five ingredients and is super-simple to put together. You can have it on the table in less than 30 minutes, making it the perfect entrée for a busy summer night.
Salmon with Honey-Balsamic Glaze
Use simple ingredients likely to be found in your kitchen to create a far-from-ordinary glaze for this easy entrée.
Manage Blood Pressure with Life's Simple 7
The American Heart Association helps you learn to manage blood pressure using these simple tips.
Salmon with Tomato-Basil Salsa
The fresh tomato-basil salsa will have you "hooked" on this delicious salmon dish. Rich in omega-3 fats, salmon is good for your heart as well as your taste buds.
Watermelon and Strawberry Salsa
Whether served at room temperature or chilled, this refreshing salsa is terrific served with no-salt-added baked tortilla chips or spooned over fat-free vanilla yogurt.
Eggplant with Roasted Bell Pepper Relish
Eggplant with Roasted Bell Pepper Relish
Gazpacho, a Spanish soup served chilled or at room temperature, goes Italian with the addition of lots of fresh basil.
When the mercury climbs, the only thing melting will be the rainbow sherbet in this tangy and slightly tart, very refreshing drink.