For additional information on heart disease, risk factors and how to take action toward having a healthy heart, please visit the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Web links listed below.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute:
The main site of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).
NHLBI Health Topics Website
Provides information on heart, lung, and blood diseases and conditions and sleep disorders as well as common diagnostic tests and medical/surgical procedures.
Aim for a Healthy Weight
Provides information aboout why a helthy weight is important, and healthy weight tools, including the BMI calculator and a menu planner.
Recipes for Healthy Eating
Features many recipes that focus on cooking the heart healthy way.
NHLBI Health Information Center
P.O. Box 30105
Bethesda, MD 20824-0105
For access to free Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS), dial 7-1-1 on your telephone
(Please include a valid return e-mail address in the body of the message.)
The NHLBI Health Information Center is open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern time (closed on Federal holidays).
National Institute on Aging: What's On Your Plate? Smart Food Choices for Healthy Aging
Find resources to help you make better nutrition choices as you get older.
National Women's Health Information Center
Resources on women's health from the Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS OWH).
The Heart Truth Professional Education Website
Developed by the HHS OWH and the NHLBI, it provides information for clinicians and educators about the prevention of heart disease in women.
WomenHeart: the National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease
WomenHeart supports, educates and advocates on behalf of the 42 million American women living with or at risk of heart disease.
Last Updated: July 10, 2014