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
Jun 21, 2018
American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown issued the following statement on Philadelphia’s Sodium Safety Warning Labeling for Chain Restaurants, passed today by the Philadelphia City Council...Read more...
Jun 21, 2018
Statement Highlights:Addresses gaps in resuscitation training that lead to flat survival rates for cardiac arrest victims. Standardized online and in-person courses are falling short and not always implemented to optimize retention and...Read more...
Final AHP rule weakens key protections for Americans with pre-existing conditions says patient and consumer groupsJun 19, 2018
A group of 26 patient and consumer groups issued the following statement on the final rule released today by the U.S. Department of Labor that would expand the use of “association health plans."Read more...
Jun 18, 2018
Study Highlights: Gene-editing technology may help scientists discern whether genetic variations with undetermined effects are harmless or dangerous. Researchers used the technology to assess a genetic variant suspected to have a role in enlarged...Read more...