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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).
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
Science News (EPI Lifestyle) 2019
03/05/2019 | AHA Science News: Exclusive interviews, study results and more from Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle 2019 Scientific Sessions in Houston, Texas
JAHA Live Tweet EPI | Lifestyle 2019
03/01/2019 | JAHA Live Tweet for EPI | Lifestyle 2019.
ISC 2019 Science News
02/05/2019 | AHA's Science News for ISC 2019 in Honolulu, Hawaii, Feb. 6-8, 2019. In-depth interviews and a deep-dive look into studies presented at the conference.
Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics - 2019 Update
01/31/2019 | The Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics?2019 Update from the American Heart Association indicates that: 1) 116.4 million, or 46% of US adults are estimated to have hypertension.