Women and Special Populations

INVESTED Results

Principal Investigator Orly Vardeny, PharmD, MS summarizes the results of the INVESTED trial.

Science News

VIDEO: The American Heart Association Response to the COVID-19 Crisis
Black, Hispanic people hospitalized for COVID-19 at disproportionately high rates
Inconsistent mealtimes linked to heart risks
Health Equity and Structural Racism Language Guide (PDF)
Call to Action: Structural Racism as a Fundamental Driver of Health Disparities

Journals

Inequities in Stroke Preparedness in Young Adults
Early Onset of Coronary Artery Calcification in Women With Previous Preeclampsia
Contemporary Rates of Hospitalization for Heart Failure in Young and Middle-Aged Adults in a Diverse US State
In Search of a Predictive Model for Preeclampsia
Recognizing Cardiovascular Risk After Preeclampsia: The P4 Study

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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.


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