Nutrition Science

Science News

2021 Dietary Guidance to Improve Cardiovascular Health
Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Cardiovascular Science
Weight-Loss Strategies for Prevention and Treatment of Hypertension
Peanut Consumption and Risk of Stroke and Ischemic Heart Disease in Japanese Men and Women
Microbial Diversity and Abundance of Parabacteroides Mediate the Associations Between Higher Intake of Flavonoid-Rich Foods and Lower Blood Pressure

Journals

Pragmatic Weight Management Program for Patients With Obesity and Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction
Fecal Microbiome Composition Does Not Predict Diet‐Induced TMAO Production in Healthy Adults
Perinatal Administration of C-Phycocyanin Protects Against Atherosclerosis in apoE-Deficient Mice by Modulating Cholesterol and Trimethylamine-N-Oxide Metabolisms
Cardiovascular Outcomes Trials for Weight Loss Interventions: Another Tool for Cardiovascular Prevention?
Cardiometabolic, Lifestyle, and Nutritional Factors in Relation to Varicose Veins: A Mendelian Randomization Study

Continuing Education

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Meet us in November in Boston or online from anywhere through our virtual platform for the global cardiovascular event of the year! Reconnect with colleagues, experience breakthrough cardiovascular basic, clinical and population science updates, and immerse yourself in innovative solutions designed to help you in your daily practice at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2021.

  • Enjoy instant access to leaders in the field and the latest discoveries in cardiovascular science and medicine.

  • Reconnect and collaborate with global thought leaders from over around the world.

  • Experience programming designed with your needs in mind with 27 programming communities.
  • CE and MOC credits available.

  • And more!

Don’t forget! AHA Professional Members receive the best rates for attending Scientific Sessions. Learn more about this and other benefits by becoming an AHA Professional Member.

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.


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.


CRAVE Results

Gregory M. Marcus, MD, MAS explains the methodology and results of the CRAVE trial, designed to assess the acute affects of coffee consumption in ambulatory patients.

American Heart Association Professional Members

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  • Free Online Access to AHA Scientific Journals
  • Affiliate with our 16 Scientific Councils
  • Discounts on Scientific Conference Registration and Online Courses