American Heart Association News Feed
Updated: 4 weeks 5 days ago
Thu, 08/29/2013 - 10:56am
The American Heart Association explains that cost if often the most important factor in patients not taking their medicine as prescribed and offers these medicine assistance programs that can help cover the cost.
Wed, 08/28/2013 - 6:10am
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.
Wed, 08/28/2013 - 6:06am
The American Heart Association helps you learn what to do if you don't understand what you healthcare provider is telling you.
Wed, 08/28/2013 - 5:46am
The American Heart Association explains how vaccines can reduce risk of extra stress on heart.
Wed, 08/28/2013 - 5:10am
The American Heart Association explains that you can improve the care you receive by talking with your healthcare team about your concerns, asking questions and getting the facts.
Fri, 08/23/2013 - 10:57am
To better understand your valve condition and to help prepare you to understand everything your healthcare provider will discuss, it helps to know the role each heart valve plays in providing healthy blood circulation.
Thu, 08/22/2013 - 11:10am
Las hojas Respuestas del Corazón abordan los riesgos más importantes de las enfermedades del corazón y los ataques al cerebro, incluyendo fumar, el colesterol, la presión arterial alta, la dieta y nutrición, la actividad física y la diabetes.
Thu, 08/22/2013 - 11:03am
The American Heart Association offers these Answers By Heart patient information sheets answer important questions about quitting smoking, improving your diet, increasing physical activity, and controlling cholesterol and high blood pressure.
Thu, 08/22/2013 - 7:04am
The American Heart Association provides these online health risk calculators and resources to assess your heart-health risks.
Thu, 08/22/2013 - 6:34am
The American Heart Association offers these heart-health quizzes to test your knowledge of heart attack, sodium, high blood pressure, diabetes, physical activity, medication, fats, cholesterol and HIV.
Wed, 08/21/2013 - 8:03am
Find tools to manage your high blood pressure (hypertension).
Wed, 08/21/2013 - 7:58am
Track your blood pressure with the American Heart Association's blood pressure trackers and blood pressure chart. Track your blood pressure at home with this printable blood pressure chart or use our online blood bressure tracker on www.heart360.org.
Mon, 08/19/2013 - 10:47am
The American Heart Association explains the connection between high blood pressure, atrial fibrillation and stroke.
Mon, 08/19/2013 - 7:02am
Symptoms of a heart attack from the American Heart Association Warning signs of a stroke. Warning signs of cardiac arrest. signs of a heart attack. Symptoms of a heart attack.
Fri, 08/09/2013 - 9:42am
The American Heart Association explains hospice care how it helps patients and their families navigate the complex issues associated with a prolonged illness, including medical care, financial concerns and living arrangements.
Fri, 08/09/2013 - 6:27am
What is Atrial Fibrillation? What is afib? The American Heart Association explains an irregular heartbeat, a quivering heart, and what happens to the heart during atrial fibrillation.
Mon, 08/05/2013 - 2:25pm
The American Heart Association explains that Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a non-invasive test that uses a magnetic field and radiofrequency waves to create detailed pictures of organs and structures inside your body. It can be used to examine your heart and blood vessels, and to identify areas of the brain affected by stroke.
Thu, 08/01/2013 - 12:08pm
The American Heart Association explains the various types of aneurysms including abdominal aortic aneurysm, cerebral aneurysm, thoracic aortic aneurysm,
Wed, 07/31/2013 - 6:44am
The American Heart Association explains protecting your heart health can seem overwhelming if you also battle chronic pain. Learn these tips on how to balance the two.
Tue, 07/30/2013 - 12:47pm
The American Heart Association explains that an important part of shared decision making in advanced heart failure is to clarify what you would want done when future events occur, including unexpected ones.