Cook In the News
The NHLBI's Dr. Nakela Cook talks about bridging the gap for heart health disparities on FOX News with Dr. Manny Alvarez.
The NHLBI's Dr. Nakela Cook discusses "The Heart Truth" about women and heart disease in this article.
Following hospitalization for heart attacks, heart failure, or pneumonia, older patients are at high risk of being readmitted for a broad spectrum of medical conditions in the month following hospital discharge, according to NHLBI-supported research at Yale School of Medicine.
People who are jobless at some point during their lifetime because they were laid off, fired or quit may be at an increased risk of having a heart attack after age 50, according to results from the NHLBI Center for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research at Duke University and others.
Women across the country are helping to spread the heart truth about women’s risk of heart disease, but more action is needed to help lower risks and prevent heart disease.
The NHLBI's Dr. Nakela Cook talks heart health on NIH Radio and how The Heart Truth campaign has inspired women for over a decade to protect their hearts and understand their risks for heart disease.
The NHLBI’s Dr. Nakela Cook talked to SELF Magazine about the importance of heart health. "Women are developing heart disease risk factors at younger ages that ever before.”