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Cardiovascular Disease and Breast Cancer: Where These Entities Intersect
02/01/2018 | Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in US women, though many perceive breast cancer as the number one threat to women's health.
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
2018 Acute Ischemic Stroke Guidelines
01/24/2018 | Stroke is the second-leading cause of death in the world and a leading cause of adult disability, with ischemic strokes accounting for about 87% of all strokes.
New JAHA Featured Articles - January 8, 2018
01/08/2018 | Two new featured articles from JAHA for January 9, 2018.
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.
Circulation: CV Quality & Outcomes 2017 Global Disparities Special Issue
12/06/2017 | Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes Global Disparities special issue 2017
2017 Hypertension Clinical Guidelines
11/13/2017 | This guideline is an update of the NHLBI publication, 'The 7th Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Pressure' (JNC 7) and is a comprehensive resource for the clinical and public health practice communities.