Results for ' risk factors'
Controlling Your Risk Factors Brochure (Spanish/English)
Reduce your risk of heart attack and stroke with this complete, easy-to-read resource based on new prevention guidelines. Identifies risk factors that cannot be controlled and provides guidance for managing those that can: cholesterol, physical inactivity, blood pressure, smoking, obesity, diabetes. Also emphasizes four key numbers for patients to know to treat their risk: total cholesterol, blood pressure, blood sugar, and BMI. It encourages patients to discuss their risk with their healthcare providers to determine the best treatment options.
Understanding Stroke Brochure (Spanish/English)
This brochure provides a clear, concise overview of stroke, including major breakthroughs in treatment. It includes simple definitions of each risk factor and indicates which ones can and cannot be changed. It also gives patients and caregivers easy-to-remember steps to help them recognize and respond immediately to symptoms of stroke.
Obesity in Infants to Preschoolers
The American Heart Association helps you learn the truth about obesity in infants and preschoolers.
75% of Americans Want Less Sodium in Processed and Restaurant Foods
The American Heart Association helps you learn the truth about sodium and salt by busting these common myths.
Los Seis Salados Para Los Niņos en Espaņol
The American Heart Association helps you learn the most common foods kids eat that are loaded with excess sodium.
Are You at Risk of Heart Attack or Stroke? (Brochure)
A quick, convenient way to assess your risk of heart attack or stroke. It helps readers determine where to focus their efforts to reduce their risk.
The Salty Six Spanish - Los seis salados
The American Heart Association helps you learn the most common foods loaded with excess sodium.
American Heart Association Recommendations for Physical Activity Infographic
The American Heart Association helps you learn the recommendations for physical activity for adults.
Understand Your Risk of Heart Attack
What is your risk for a heart attack? The American Heart Association explains the major risk factors for heart disease and coronary artery disease and steps you can take to reduce your risk.
Living with Atrial Fibrillation Brochure (Spanish)
This brochure discusses atrial fibrillation as a major risk factor for stroke. It overviews the causes, symptoms and some of the most promising methods of treatment and prevention of stroke.