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Healthy Heart Quizzes
The American Heart Association offers these heart-health quizzes to test your knowledge of heart attack, sodium, high blood pressure, diabetes, physical activity, medication, fats, cholesterol and HIV.
For Your Children Brochure: Safeguard them from heart disease and stroke
High blood pressure, cholesterol, obesity, physical inactivity and smoking have always been "adult" topics. But many children have the same risk factors as their parents. This brochure will help parents understand that childhood behaviors lead to adult behaviors. It will support efforts to curb the risk in children.
Easy Food Tips for Heart-Healthy Eating Brochure
This brochure shows practical ways to get cholesterol and fat out of your diet. It recommends healthy foods, tells how to read nutrition labels, and gives daily fat intake guidelines.
The American Heart Association explains saturated fats.
Public Cholesterol Screening (Adults and Children)
The American Heart Association urges all Americans to have their physicians determine their total and HDL blood cholesterol levels. This is very important for those people with a family history of heart disease, high blood pressure or stroke. Learn more about Public Screenings.
Common Misconceptions about Cholesterol
The American Heart Association common misconceptions regarding cholesterol levels.
The American Heart Association explains polyunsaturated fats.
My Fats Translator
The American Heart Association allows you to figure out your daily calorie and fat limits and offers suggestions on smart substitutions you can make for better heart health with the My Fats Translator.
The American Heart Association explains that if you have too many lipids ? or fats ? in the blood that's called hyperlipidemia. Learn what you can do.
Better Fats Sisters' Downloads
The American Heart Associations offers these Better Fats Sisters' Downloads to help explain the better fats.