Cardiovascular Health

Recent Articles

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.

May 05, 2017

African-Americans have a higher rate of hypertension than the population at large, but prioritizing communication can help.

May 03, 2017

Accurate measurement, quick action on treatment and a true partnership with patients will boost control of this deadly, costly condition.