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Implementation of Supervised Exercise Therapy for Patients With PAD
08/26/2019 | In patients with symptomatic lower extremity peripheral artery disease (PAD), supervised exercise therapy (SET) improves walking ability, overall functional status, and health-related quality of life.
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Heart Failure
06/06/2019 | This statement summarizes current pharmacologic and lifestyle management options for patients with both type 2 diabetes mellitus and heart failure.
Home-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation
05/13/2019 | Although the benefits of cardiac rehabilitation (CR) on secondary prevention of cardiovascular events are well established, more than 80% of eligible US patients do not participate in center-based cardiac rehabilitation.
Sleep and Stroke
05/02/2019
Innovation to Create a Healthy and Sustainable Food System
04/29/2019 | The advisory describes innovative approaches to developing a healthy, sustainable food system and evidence for the associations between these approaches and positive changes in dietary behaviors and health.
2019 Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
03/17/2019 | The purpose of this guideline is to review and consolidate existing recommendations into a single guidance document focused on the primary prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD).
New and Emerging Tobacco Products and the Nicotine Endgame: The Role of Robust
03/13/2019 | Despite declining cigarette smoking rates, the advent of newer tobacco products has added to the public health issues related to smoking.
Water Pipe (Hookah) Smoking and Cardiovascular Disease Risk
03/08/2019 | Tobacco smoking using a water pipe or hookah is more common among youth and young adults than adults; it's increasingly globally abetted by flavored tobacco marketing, social media promotion, and misperceptions regarding its addictive potential and health effects
Measurement of Blood Pressure in Humans
03/04/2019 | Accurate blood pressure (BP) measurement is essential for the diagnosis and management of hypertension.
JAHA Live Tweet EPI | Lifestyle 2019
03/01/2019 | JAHA Live Tweet for EPI | Lifestyle 2019.