Cardiometabolic Health and Diabetes

Science News

Cardiovascular Effects of Home Dialysis Therapies
Polygenic Risk Scores for Cardiovascular Disease
Life's Essential Eight: Updating and Enhancing the American Heart Association's Cardiovascular Health Construct
Strengthening US Food Policies and Programs to Promote Equity in Nutrition Security
Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Cardiovascular Risk

Journals

Nuclear Receptor NR1D1 Regulates Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Development by Targeting the Mitochondrial Tricarboxylic Acid Cycle Enzyme Aconitase-2
Preclinical Aortic Atherosclerosis in Adolescents With Chronic Disease
Plasma Lipidomic Profiles of Dairy Consumption: a New Window on Their Cardiometabolic Effects
High Circulating Triglycerides Are Most Commonly a Marker of Ectopic Fat Accumulation: Connecting the Clues to Advance Lifestyle Interventions
Prevalence and Predictors of Food Insecurity Among Stroke Survivors in the United States

Continuing Education

Manesh R. Patel, MD and Amit Khera, MD are photographed bumping fists. Mark your calendar

Mark your calendars now to experience the premiere global event focusing on improving health by championing scientific discovery and practice-changing educational content.

Begin your #AHA22 experience by submitting an abstract April 13 – June 9, 6:00 PM CST. We can’t wait to see you this November!


Even though #AHA21 was fully virtual, our flagship meeting brought us together across the globe. If you missed some of our great programming, now is your chance!

Members and attendees can now access informative, practice-changing sessions or earn CE credits for free -- through a different link. And nonmembers can purchase our Sessions package or our special CE bundle.

The CVSN Council accelerates the discovery, interpretation, and application of science to enhance cardiovascular health and treat cardiovascular diseases and stroke. The council helps develop scientific statements and advisories, guide professional education activities, provide scientific expertise, conduct research, translate findings, and promote evidence-based practices in clinical settings.


The Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health promotes the expansion and exchange of knowledge with the ultimate goal of improving cardiovascular health across the lifespan. The council nurtures basic, clinical, epidemiological, and translational science related to nutrition, lipids, obesity, diabetes, physical activity, and behavioral change.


FIDELIO DKD Results

Investigator Gerasimos Filippatos, MD summarizes the results of FIDELIO-DKD, which examined whether finerenone affected cardiovascular outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease and T2DM.

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