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American Heart Association and The Children’s Heart Foundation Fund More than $1,000,000 in Congenital Heart Defect Research
The American Heart Association and The Children’s Heart Foundation announced today the second round of recipients for the Congenital Heart Defect Research Awards, a research program co-funded by the American Heart Association and The Children’s Heart Foundation. A total of 37 applications were reviewed for the second round of the award and seven programs will receive $1,073,219 to fund congenital heart defect research.
Study Highlights: 24-hour ambulatory, or around-the-clock monitoring, during daily activities revealed undetected high blood pressure among otherwise healthy adults who had normal readings in the clinic. Healthcare providers should be aware that normal blood-pressure tests in the clinic may not rule out high blood pressure among otherwise healthy patients.
Study Highlights: Stroke rates continue to decline in people 55 and older, while more than doubling in those between 35 and 39. Higher rates of obesity, diabetes and failure to take prescribed medications to lower blood pressure and cholesterol may be contributing to the upswing.
DALLAS, Thursday, Nov. 21 – With the holiday season around the corner, the American Heart Association (AHA) is unveiling its first-ever online recipe hub where consumers can search for and bookmark favorite heart-healthy recipes in one simple location....
Nuevo Centro en el Internet Proporciona a los Consumidores un Lugar Único Para Obtener Recetas Saludables Para el Corazón
DALLAS, jueves 21 de noviembre – A tiempo para la temporada de fiestas que se acerca con rapidez, la American Heart Association inaugura el primer centro de recetas en el internet donde los consumidores podrán buscar y guardar sus recetas saludables para...