New Cardiovascular Prevention Guidelines

December 2, 2013

The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology have published new heart disease and stroke prevention guidelines, which encourage health professionals to treat obesity as a disease and to promote overall healthy diets to their patients. From the American Heart Association, "and they give doctors the first-ever formulas to calculate heart and stroke risk specifically for African-Americans - who face disproportionate risks for these diseases."

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