A supportive workplace culture reduces the stigma associated with mental health, and access to comprehensive benefits helps to prevent mental health disorders
People who live in neighborhoods with more greenspaces may have better blood vessel health and lower levels of stress, and a lower risk of cardiovascular diseases such as heart attacks, strokes and others.
American Heart Association comments on CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics updated mortality data.
Smoke-free policies have been associated with lower systolic (top number) blood pressure readings among non-smokers, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association.
Living in a rural area increases the difficulty of caring for someone with heart failure, according to new research.
American Heart Association President Ivor Benjamin, M.D. FAHA, issued the following comments on the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ second edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans released at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions.
Five-minute Hands-Only CPR kiosk training is as sufficient as a 30-minute class.
A lifetime approach to lowering cholesterol is still key to reducing cardiovascular risk.
Blood pressure readings of 130/80 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg) or higher taken at home can be used to diagnose hypertension in white, black and Hispanic U.S. adults, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Hypertension.
The American Heart Association announces EmPOWERED to Serve™Urban Health Accelerator grant recipients.