Cardiovascular Health

Recent Articles

Jul 26, 2017

Differences between clinical-trial and real-world measurements of BP should be considered when deciding how aggressive an approach to pursue.

Jul 10, 2017

Physicians support the idea to lower consumption of sugary drinks and help fund anti-obesity health programs.

Jun 14, 2017

The AMA House of Delegates also encourages healthier options in hospitals, food banks, SNAP, and tackles wording that contributes to obesity stigma.

Jun 06, 2017

A recent study found that, when tested, medical students correctly performed less than half of skills needed to obtain proper blood-pressure readings.

May 11, 2017

Forceful efforts to fight insurance mergers, the opioid epidemic, prediabetes and hypertension are among the highlights in the AMA’s 2016 Annual Report.