DALLAS, Dec. 22, 2016 —The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association is featuring the top advances in heart disease and stroke research in 2016 on Heart.org. The organization has compiled an annual list of the major advances in heart disease and stroke research each year since 1996. The Top Ten are listed in no particular order. Top Ten Infographic (PDF).
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