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Heart and Vascular Disease

American Heart Association

Description:

Information and resources for consumers.


Heart and Vascular Diseases Information

Source: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Description:

Consumer information about cardiovascular health and the prevention and treatment of heart and vascular diseases.


Heart Disease

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Description:

The CDC offers consumer information and updates about the prevention and treatment of heart disease


Heart Disease Caregiver Resources

Source: American Heart Association

Description:

Online resources for people who are serving as a family caregiver for a heart or stroke patient.


High Blood Pressure Resources

Source: American Heart Association

Description:

Information about hypertension prevention, treatment, and how it relates to a healthy heart and brain.


High Cholesterol: Understanding Your Risks

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description:

Consumer information about controlling cholesterol; includes latest updates and fact sheets.


National Nutrient Database

Source: USDA

Description:

Information to help consumers find hidden salt in foods. A wide variety of foods are listed from "worst to best," or alphabetically. Lists for many other nutrients also included.


Nutrition Center

Source: American Heart Association

Description:

Organization committed to promoting cardiovascular health. Website includes many resources for heart and stroke prevention and recovery.