Chronic Condition Information: Heart Disease and Stroke

 

Heart Disease and Stroke (Haga clic aquí para recursos de enfermedades del corazón y ataque cerebral en español)

Heart Health (National Institute on Aging – Go4Life)

Quality Improvement Organizations Toolkit: Reducing Cardiac Risk Factors (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)

Stroke Community Resources and Patient Education (American Heart Association)

Reducing Risk and Recognizing Symptoms – Stroke (National Stroke Association)

FAST Wallet Card – Stroke (National Stroke Association)

Know Stroke. Know the Signs. Act in Time. Publications (NIH – National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)

Know Stroke. Know the Signs. Act in Time. (NIH – NINDS)

Stroke Risk Factors and Warning Signs (NIH-NINDS)

What You Need to Know About Stroke (NIH-NINDS)

Brain Basics: Preventing Stroke (NIH-NINDS)

The Heart Truth ® for Women: An Action Plan (NIH – The Heart Truth)

How to Take Your Heart Rate (Veterans Affairs – National Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, MOVE(R) )

10-Year Cardiovascular Disease Risk Calculator (NIH – National Cholesterol Education Program)

Missouri DHSS – Heart Disease and Stroke Resources (Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services – Heart Disease and Stroke Program)

Asian American Health – Health and Diseases: Heart Disease (United States National Library of Medicine)

American Indian Health – Health Topics: Heart Diseases (United States National Library of Medicine)

NIHSeniorHealth: Heart Failure (National Institutes of Health)

NIHSeniorHealth: High Blood Cholesterol (National Institutes of Health)

NIHSenior Health: High Blood Pressure (National Institutes of Health)

NIHSenior Health: Stroke (National Institutes of Health)

Sodium Reduction Toolkit: A Global Opportunity to Reduce Population-Level Sodium Intake (CDC – Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention)

Shaking Your Salt Habit: Reducing Sodium to Lower Blood Pressure (Click “Request a Sample”) (American Heart Association)

High Blood Pressure Medications and You (U.S. Food and Drug Administration)

High Blood Cholesterol: What You Need to Know (NIH – National Cholesterol Education Program)

Get Your Cholesterol Checked (Healthfinder.gov)

Science-in-Briefs: Turning Science into Action (CDC – Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention)

Keep Your Heart Healthy (Healthfinder.gov)

Screening Tests for Women (USDHHS Office on Women’s Health)

Healthfinder.gov Resources on: Heart Diseases (Healthfinder.gov)

Healthfinder.gov Resources on: Heart Health (Healthfinder.gov)

Healthfinder.gov Resources on: High Blood Pressure (Healthfinder.gov)

Healthfinder.gov Resources on: Cholesterol (Healthfinder.gov)

Healthfinder.gov Resources on: Sodium (Healthfinder.gov)

Healthfinder.gov Resources on: Stroke (Healthfinder.gov)

AHRQ’s Resources for Heart Disease and Stroke (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)

Million Hearts Resources for Heart Disease/Attacks and Stroke (Community Commons)

CDC’s Resources for Heart Disease and Stroke (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

CDC’s Interactive Atlas for Heart Disease and Strokes (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

ABC’s Patient Resources for Heart Disease and Strokes (Association of Black Cardiologist, Inc)

NIH’s Resources for Minorities Knowing Risk for Heart Disease and Strokes (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)

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