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    • Eduardo Sanchez photoCDC Report Reaffirms Importance of Eating More Fruits And Vegetables
      Eduardo Sanchez, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Medical Officer for Prevention and Chief of the Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation, and Kim Stitzel, M.S., R.D., Senior Vice President, Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation Eat your fruits and vegetables. The public health community and our mothers […]
    • Cover of guide: State Cardiovascular Health Programs: A Guide to Core Infrastructure, Activities and ResourcesFighting Heart Disease, State by State — How the AHA Can Help
      Fighting heart disease and stroke means expanding the reach of CVD programs at the state level — and helping officials identify ways to help fund it. The American Heart Association convened experts to develop a guide for state health departments and CVD prevention and control programs to improve […]
    • Eduardo Sanchez photo‘Place’ Matters: Heart Disease and Stroke Less Common Among Foreign-Born Than Native-Born U.S. Adults
      Eduardo Sanchez, M.D., M.P.H., Chief Medical Officer for Prevention and Chief of the Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation, American Heart Association When it comes to heart disease and stroke risk, it’s about “location, location, location.” In a national survey reported today in the Journal of […]
    • Dr. Calum MacRae photoForum Inspires Transformation in Heart Disease And Stroke Prevention, Treatment
      Patrick Dunn, Ph.D., Senior Program Manager, Center for Health Technology and Innovation, American Heart Association It’s been 10 years since the first iPhone indelibly changed how we communicate. Although a decade is “forever” in the tech world, science tends to move at a slower pace. But if these […]
    • Heart Lab plaqueAHA, UCLA Celebrate 60 Years of Collaborative Cardiovascular Research Excellence
      The Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation, a promoter of research collaboration, proudly celebrate the American Heart Association’s six-decade partnership with the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Since the AHA provided funding in 1957 to launch the UCLA Cardiovascular Research Lab, its […]