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Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, 2nd edition
11/12/2018 | The American Heart Association is adopting the 2018 physical activity guidelines published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) which were announced on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at the American Heart Association?s flagship meeting Scientific Sessions.
Use of Risk Assessment Tools to Guide Decision-Making in Primary Prev of ASCVD
11/10/2018 | This AHA/ACC special report serves as a companion to the 2018 Cholesterol Clinical Practice Guidelines and 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines.
2018 Cholesterol Management Guideline
11/10/2018 | The 2018 guideline addresses the practical management of patients with high blood cholesterol and related disorders.
Science News (Scientific Sessions) 2018
11/10/2018 | Science News coverage of selected presentations and interviews from AHA's Scientific Sessions 2018. Nov. 10-12, 2018 in Chicago, Ill.
New JAHA Featured Articles -- October 19, 2018
10/19/2018 | New featured articles from JAHA: CRISPR-Mediated Expression of the Fetal Scn5a Isoform in Adult Mice Causes Conduction Defects and Arrhythmias and Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial Assessing the Effect of 24-Week Fenofibrate Therapy on Circulating Markers of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Outcomes From the FAME-2 Trial
HYPERTENSION Editor's Picks for November 2018
10/18/2018 | Hypertension Editor's Picks for November 2018: "Recent Advances in Therapeutic Vaccines to Treat Hypertension" and "Sitting Less and Moving More: Implications for Hypertension"
CIRCULATION Editor's Picks September/October 2018
10/17/2018 | CIRCULATON Editor's Picks for September/October 2018
Science News (Hypertension Scientific Sessions)
09/06/2018 | Science News analysis, interviews and presentations from the Council on Hypertension Scientific Sessions 2018 conference in Chicago, Illinois.
Sedentary Behaviors in Today's Youth: Approaches to the Prev...Childhood Obesity
08/06/2018 | Sedentary Behaviors in Today?s Youth: Approaches to the Prevention and Management of Childhood Obesity | This Scientific statement provides a modern perspective on sedentary behavior and its relationship to obesity and other cardiometabolic outcomes in youth, especially adolescents.
Low-Calorie Sweetened Beverages and Cardiometabolic Health
07/30/2018 | Demand for food and beverages with lower sugar content has grown due to strong evidence linking sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) to weight gain and adverse cardiometabolic health, but there?s also interest in how beverages with low calorie sweeteners (LCS) affect energy balance and cardiometabolic health.