The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency to help reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
American Heart Association Blog
Aug 15, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C., August 15, 2019 – American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown issued the following response to the proposed cigarette warning labels released today by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA): “The new, graphic cigarette warning labels ...Read more...
Aug 14, 2019
Study Highlights: Stroke survivors who completed a group-based aerobic exercise program, like cardiac rehabilitation, significantly improved their endurance and walking capacity regardless of time since stroke. Mixed forms of aerobic activity and ...Read more...
New Administration rule would be catastrophic to immigrants with chronic health conditions including heart diseaseAug 12, 2019
Washington, D.C., August 12, 2019 – A new rule finalized by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) makes unprecedented changes to how public charge is interpreted and administered. Public charge is a term used by U.S. immigration officials to refer[…]Read more...
Evaluating blood flow is key to early diagnosis and treatment for people with critical limb ischemiaAug 12, 2019
Statement Highlights: The strengths and limitations of non-invasive and other imaging techniques used to diagnose critical limb ischemia are reviewed in a new statement from the American Heart Association.Sex and ethnic disparities exist in the ...Read more...