American Heart Association

Women with Heart

Mar 04, 2021 at 12:39 pm by Staff

Ascension Cardiologists Share Insights, Unique Perspective Heart disease is no stranger to women, and few understand that better than the female cardiologists of Ascension Sai.... Read More

Risk Aversion: Status, Avoidance & Action in the Age of COVID-19

Jul 08, 2020 at 01:43 pm by Staff

Medical centers and nursing care around the world have shifted from acute and post-acute intervention to crisis responsiveness. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service.... Read More

The Impact of Diabetes on Stroke

Jul 08, 2020 at 12:52 pm by Staff

Research Points to Worsened Brain Function, Increased Severity Diabetes is well established as a risk factor for stroke. For diabetics, the chance of having a stroke is 1.5 t.... Read More

AHA Releases Scientific Statement on CAD with Type 2 Diabetes

May 19, 2020 at 04:36 pm by Staff

Last month, the American Heart Association released a new scientific statement underscoring the impact of type 2 diabetes management on coronary artery disease. "Clinical Mana.... Read More

Updated Cholesterol Guidelines Take a Personalized Approach

Feb 13, 2019 at 10:28 am by Staff

The American Heart Association (AHA) and American College of Cardiology (ACC) recently released an update to the 2013 cholesterol guidelines, calling for more personalized ris.... Read More

Heart Monitor

Feb 12, 2019 at 04:29 pm by Staff

Mark Your Calendars AHA Women of Color Breakfast Feb. 23 • 9 am Cal Turner Family Center, Meharry Meharry Medical College is hosting the American Heart Association and America.... Read More

Get with the Guidelines: Blood Pressure Edition

Feb 07, 2018 at 02:51 pm by Staff

ACC, AHA Redefine Hypertension This past November, the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association redefined the way clinicians and the public should think.... Read More

Saint Thomas Midtown Participates in 'Little Hats, Big Hearts' on 'Go Red for Women' Day

Feb 02, 2018 at 04:25 pm by Staff

On Friday, Feb. 2, Saint Thomas Health leadership joined the American Heart Association at Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital to 'Go Red for Women' on National Wear Red Day. Babi.... Read More

Feb 2: Go Red for Women

Jan 30, 2018 at 05:21 pm by Staff

The American Heart Association's Go Red For Women initiative is asking for your support by participating in National Wear Red Day® on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018 during American Hear.... Read More

Appropriate Use Criteria Published for Valvular Heart Disease Imaging Tests

Sep 01, 2017 at 01:46 pm by Staff

WASHINGTON (Sept. 1, 2017) -- The American College of Cardiology, along with several partnering societies, today released appropriate use criteria addressing the evaluation an.... Read More