The Heart Truth® Healthy Hearts Network

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The Heart Truth® program is supported by a robust network of public and private organizations committed to promoting heart health through outreach, research, and social and digital media. These organizations represent national organizations with local affiliates, state and federal agencies, and academic, civic, and nonprofit institutions with a demonstrated interest in heart health.

Healthy Hearts Network partners amplify the messages of The Heart Truth initiatives and extends the reach of NHLBI’s research information and programs into local communities across the country.

The Network, comprised of the organizations below:

  • Helps drive outreach efforts to increase awareness of heart disease and its risk factors;
  • Increases the understanding that heart disease is largely preventable; and
  • Encourages people to take heart-healthy actions.

Partner Spotlights

Learn more about our Healthy Hearts Network partners and the impact they’re making in their communities.


Healthy Hearts Awardees

The NHLBI Healthy Hearts Award is presented to celebrate and honor those who have made significant contributions in the fight against heart disease and help women recognize their own risk factors and ability to protect their heart. This award was given during Woman’s Day Red Dress Awards.

Drs. Gaston and Porter standing with NHLBI Director Dr. Gibbons at the Healthy Hearts Award ceremony.

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