Nutrition Science

Science News

Life's Essential Eight: Updating and Enhancing the American Heart Association's Cardiovascular Health Construct
PAD National Action Plan
Strengthening US Food Policies and Programs to Promote Equity in Nutrition Security
Dr. Jeremiah Stamler, 'the father of preventive cardiology,' dies at 102
2021 Dietary Guidance to Improve Cardiovascular Health

Journals

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
Highlights in ASCVD Primary Prevention forĀ 2021
Serum L-Carnitine Levels Are Associated With First Stroke in Chinese Adults With Hypertension

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 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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