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ESC Congress 2018 Science News
08/26/2018 | AHA's Science News: Coverage of the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2018 in Munich, Germany. Aug. 25-29, 2018.
Dietary Diversity: Implications for Obesity Prevention in Adult Populations
08/09/2018 | 'Eat a variety of foods', or dietary diversity, is widely recommended to promote a healthy, nutritionally adequate diet and reduce risk of major chronic diseases.
HYPERTENSION | Trending Topics | July 2018
08/08/2018 | Hypertension Trending Topics for July 2018: "Dec1 and CLOCK Regulate Na+/K+-ATPase 1 Subunit Expression" and "Blood Pressure and Benefits of Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Receiving Standard but Not Intensive Glycemic Control"
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.
Medical Nutrition Education, Training, and Competencies to Advance Guideline-Bas
04/30/2018 | Gaps in U.S medical school nutrition education and training hinder the ability of physicians to implement AHA/ACC lifestyle guidelines, decrease ASCVD risk, and prevent and treat obesity.
Science News (EPI Lifestyle)
03/20/2018 | AHA Science News: Exclusive interviews, study results and more from Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle 2018 Scientific Sessions in New Orleans, Louisiana
Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics - 2018 Update
01/31/2018 | The 2018 Update of Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics includes updated incidence data for cardiovascular disease, heart disease, stroke, heart attack, and heart failure, and diabetes - showing a projected dramatic increase in heart failure
Childhood and Adolescent Adversity and Cardiometabolic Health Outcomes
12/18/2017 | Substantial evidence links childhood adversity to cardiometabolic disease later in the life-course, including heart disease, type 2 diabetes mellitus, and stroke, which are three of the top ten causes of mortality in the U.S.