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, 2018
Study Highlights: Amputation for severe blockages in the lower limbs has a lower survival rate than other treatment options that restore blood flow. Treatment options to restore blood flow to the lower limbs are less expensive than amputation.Read more...
Aug 9, 2018
Statement Highlights: Scientific evidence to date does not support the notion that eating a diverse diet is healthy or promotes a healthy weight.Some studies suggest that a diverse diet may increase food consumption and the prevalence of obesity.Read more...
Nearly 800 companies reach milestone in workplace health and achieve recognition from American Heart AssociationAug 8, 2018
The results of the American Heart Association 2018 Workplace Health Achievement Indexare in, recognizing 775 organizations for taking important steps to build a culture of health in the workplace.Read more...
Aug 8, 2018
Study Highlights: Adults in their early 60s, who spend less time sitting and more time engaged in physical activity have healthier levels of heart and vessel disease indicators. The results from increased physical activity were found to be particularly good[…]Read more...