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Stronger Hearts Helpline Partner Update: August 2015

National Forum

August 13, 2015

Posted in: Newsletters

The August Stronger Hearts Helpline Partner Update provides our partners communication materials in Spanish and a profile of our one recent callers.

Action Update: July 2015

National Forum

August 9, 2015

Posted in: Newsletters

The National Forum's July Action Update provides a link to podcasts that lay out how two Million Hearts Hypertension Control Challenge Champions increased hypertension control among their patients.  
 

Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, a front-runner in patient care

National Forum

August 7, 2015

Posted in: In the News

Former National Forum Board Chair Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA, FASH, was featured in Cardiology Today for his work in improving patient care, particularly among communities of racial and ethnic minorities.

Action Update: August 2015

National Forum

August 5, 2015

Posted in: Newsletters

The National Forum's August Action Update showcases our updated strategic focus and World Heart Day efforts, as well as provides information about the CDC's new built environment assessment tool.

 

California line to aid heart failure patients

National Forum

August 1, 2015

Posted in: In the News

National Forum's Stronger Hearts Helpline was featured in Nation's Health States in Brief. 

Member meeting: Vote requested to adopt new strategic focus

John Clymer

July 27, 2015

Posted in: Blog

Please join the Board of Directors in a virtual meeting on Tuesday, August 4 at Noon EDT for a discussion and vote on the National Forum’s strategic priorities.

Statement on FDA Approval of Praluent® (alirocumab) Injection

National Forum

July 24, 2015

Posted in: News Releases

Praluent® (alirocumab) Injection today to help reduce low density lipoprotein (LDL-C) or “bad” cholesterol in certain people whose high LDL-C levels put them at risk of heart attack or stroke.

CDC announces Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Program awardees

Barbara Bowman

Barbara Bowman, PhD

July 24, 2015

Posted in: Blog

CDC recently announced $33.7 million in awards to nine state health departments to support the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Program (PCNASP).

Stronger Hearts Helpline Partner Update: July 2015

National Forum

July 9, 2015

Posted in: Newsletters

The July Stronger Hearts Helpline Partner Update welcomes two new members Stronger Hearts Helpline team, Debbie Martinez and Amaka Uche.

Statement on FDA approval of Entresto

National Forum

July 8, 2015

Posted in: News Releases

As an organization dedicated to improving cardiovascular health, the National Forum is excited that the FDA approved Entresto ™ (sacubitril/valsartan) as it has the potential to reduce heart failure mortality in the U.S.

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