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Rescuers practice their speed and precision in a competition that hones lifesaving skills, while also pitting teams against one another.
Read more about CPR Throwdown
for young women
Women under the age of 55 are significantly less likely to be taking optimal medication one year after a heart attack.
Read more about sex disparities
The vaccine we need most is right at home
Where you live and work can have a big impact your health.
Read AHA CEO Nancy Brown’s latest column
Experts push for
Leading doctors who treat vascular diseases, like peripheral artery disease and venous thromboembolism, are pushing for the creation of a national registry.
Read more about PVD
The amount of psoriasis a person has on their skin may be related to the amount of inflammation in their blood vessels.
Read more about psoriasis
Many doctors feel
A survey released Thursday shows doctors feel uninformed about diagnostic and treatment approaches for the nearly 200,000 patients who suffer strokes of unknown cause each year.
Read more about cryptogenic stroke
A severe vertigo episode prompted Kristy Harding to seek more medical tests, which showed she’d suffered two strokes.
Read Kristy Harding’s story
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