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About Heart Transplants: Our Guide for Patients and Their Families
Discusses the conditions that render a patient in need of a heart transplant, what happens during the procedure, expected survival rates, and the potential complications following surgery. The process of organ donation is also discussed. Now updated with full-color photographic artwork.
For Your Children: Our Guide (Spanish)
Our guide to help you safeguard your children from heart disease and stroke
An Active Partnership for the Health of Your Heart
The new edition of the Active Partnership product includes a workbook and DVD designed to help patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) recover and improve their health after a cardiac event or surgery.
After Your Heart Attack: Our guide to help you recover
This brochure answers the myriad questions patients have after a heart attack. It provides an overview of why heart attacks occur, and the lasting physical effects. Also includes sections on returning to work, depression, family members? emotions, and reducing risk factors to prevent recurrent events.
Caregiver Journal and Planner
This Journal helps caregivers manage stress by allowing them to write down thoughts, feelings and anything that comes to mind. It is important to fight negative or unrealistic thinking.
Understanding and Controlling Your High Blood Pressure (Spanish/English)
Este folleto explica cuáles factores de riesgo se pueden controlar, y cuáles no. Tiene información sobre la dieta, el ejercicio y los medicamentos.
Stroke Connection Special Edition: Preventing Another Stroke
Information from Stroke Connection Magazine and current medical research addresses common risk factors of recurrent stroke.
Controlling Your Risk Factors (Spanish/English)
This brochure defines each of the risk factors leading to heart attack or stroke and clearly explains American Heart Association recommendations.
Living with Atrial Fibrillation: Our Guide to Managing a Key Stroke Risk Factor
This brochure discusses atrial fibrillation as a major risk factor for stroke and provides information on medications, including the anticoagulant warfarin - one of the most promising methods of treatment and prevention of stroke.
Stroke Connection Special Edition: Caring for Stroke Survivors
This 4-color brochure is part of our caregiver product line that will help you understand and take care of your needs, specifically regarding stroke.