Heart Disease

HEART DISEASE

The Mayo Clinic

More than 3,300 physicians, scientists and researchers from Mayo Clinicshare their expertise to empower you.

Subscribe to the Heart-Healthy Living e-newsletter, find information on symptoms and treatment of heart disease. Search through a variety of expert answers to frequently asked questions.

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

The national public health institute of the United States. Search through fact sheets and handouts defining heart disease or listen to Podcasts on heart health.

http://www.cdc.gov/heartdisease/materials_for_patients.htm
American Heart Association

Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Heartdisease tools and Resources.

Sign up for monthly E-Newsletters and free patient/caregiver magazines,listen to podcasts, watch educational videos, test your knowledge on heart disease quizzes and more.

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) provides globalleadership for a research, training, and education program to promote theprevention and treatment of heart, lung, and blood diseases and enhancethe health of all individuals so that they can live longer and more fulfillinglives.

Review publications on high cholesterol, heart attacks, peripheral arterialdisease and much more.

Online Support Groups:

Mended Hearts:

Mended Hearts is a national and community-based non-profit organisation that has been offering the gift of hope to heart disease patients, their families and caregivers.

Women Heart:
The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease is a nonprofit, patient advocacy organisation with thousands of members nationwide, including women heart patients and their families, health care providers, advocate sand consumers committed to helping women live longer, healthier lives.

Magazines and Journals:

American Heart Association:
Free Heart Insight online magazine subscription

Healthy and Heart Wise:
Healthy & Heart wise is an Australian e-magazine which promotes preventative health care by encouraging readers to adopt a healthy lifestyle.The content is written by health professionals – nutritionists, dietitians, food experts, sports physiologists and medical professionals.