Nearly 18.2 Million Adults (Over the Age of 20) Have Heart Disease

Nearly 18.2 Million Adults (Over the Age of 20) Have Heart Disease

According to Heart Disease Facts from the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, about 18.2 million adults, over the age of 20, have heart disease, which is also the leading cause of death for all Americans, accounting for about 659,000 deaths every year.¹ In...
American Heart Month | Resources for Health Care Professionals

American Heart Month | Resources for Health Care Professionals

February is American Heart Month. As a health care professional or clinician, you are very aware of the dangers of hypertension. It can increase an individual’s risk for heart disease and stroke and negatively affect other health outcomes. This toolkit,...
Be Antibiotics Aware: Protect your Patients

Be Antibiotics Aware: Protect your Patients

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is urging healthcare professionals to prescribe antibiotics only when necessary to help fight antibiotic resistance and the spread of superbugs and to protect their patients from antibiotic-related adverse drug...