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American Heart Association

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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


  • After stroke strikes, what comes next?

    Oct 15, 2018

    The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular disease and stroke, wants stroke survivors to know that while life may be different after a stroke, rehabilitation can help them regain some independence,[…]

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  • Be heart smart during Hurricane Michael

    Oct 10, 2018

    DALLAS, Oct. 10, 2018 — With Hurricane Michael impacting North Florida and slated to push into Georgia, the Carolinas and Virginia in the coming days, the American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to fighting...

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  • Los lactantes hispanos con cardiopatía congénita crítica obtienen peores resultados

    Oct 10, 2018

    Aspectos destacados del estudio: Los lactantes hispanos nacidos con algún tipo de cardiopatía congénita crítica obtienen notablemente peores resultados, tras un año de vida, que los lactantes de madres de raza blanca. Estos resultados se asocian directamente con un nivel[…]

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  • Worse outcomes for Hispanic infants with critical congenital heart disease

    Oct 10, 2018

    Study Highlights: Hispanic infants born with critical types of heart disease had significantly worse one-year outcomes than infants born to white mothers. Lower maternal education and greater reliance on public health insurance were closely associated with poor outcomes.

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