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Why Atrial Fibrillation (AF or AFib) Matters
Why is Atrial Fibrillation Atrial Fibrillation (AF or AFib) a Problem? The American Heart Association explains the consequences of atrial fibrillation, the causes of afib, the risks of afib, how atrial fibrillation may cause a stroke, how afib may cause heart failure and how afib may cause additional heart rhythm problems.
911 Warnings Signs of a Heart Attack
Symptoms of a heart attack from the American Heart Association Warning signs of a stroke. Warning signs of cardiac arrest. signs of a heart attack. Symptoms of a heart attack.
American Stroke Association Regional Stroke Awards
The American Stroke Association recognizes individuals that help further our mission of building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
Presentations and Webinar Recordings
Presentations and webinar recordings from professional education conferences.
North Country Heart Walk at Saratoga Springs
Please join thousands of your friends and neighbors from the Saratoga and Glens Falls region at The North Country Heart Walk.
Top 10 Myths about Cardiovascular Disease
The American Heart Association explains that the key to preventing heart disease is managing your risk factors, such as high blood pressure, high total cholesterol or high blood glucose and the best way to find out if you have one of these conditions is through screening tests during regular doctor visits.
Health Insurance Marketplace Information
The American Heart Association helps explain the new Health Insurance Marketplace and the need for health insurance.
Health Insurance Marketplace Infographic
The American Heart Association helps you learn more about the Health Insurance Marketplaces with this infographic.
Stroke and High Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association explains how high blood pressure, also called hypertension, is a major risk factor for stroke and defines the different types of strokes.
Understand Your Risk for High Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association helps you understand your risk of high blood pressure, also called hypertension, by looking at family history, age, diet and poor nutrition like a high-sodium diet, obesity and lack of exercise, alcohol as well as stress, smoking and sleep apnea.