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Call to Action: Structural Racism as a Fundamental Driver of Health Disparities
Assessing and Addressing Cardiovascular Health in LGBTQ Adults
Rapid Diet Assessment Screening Tools for Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction Across Healthcare Settings

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Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension Dietary Intervention Improves Blood Pressure and Vascular Health in Youth With Elevated Blood Pressure
Effect of Variability in Blood Pressure, Glucose and Cholesterol Concentrations, and Body Weight on Emergency Hospitalization and 30‐Day Mortality in the General Population
Periprocedural Hydrogen Sulfide Therapy Improves Vascular Remodeling and Attenuates Vein Graft Disease
Inverse Association Between Riboflavin Intake and New-Onset Hypertension
Stroke Prevention in Older Adults

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VITAL Commentary

Don Lloyd-Jones, MD, ScM, vice chair of the program committee for Scientific Sessions 2018, comments on the results of the VITAL trial which was presented at the Scientific Sessions in Chicago.

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