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With love in your heart, make something that will be healthy for hers.

Read and watch how to make a Mother’s Day recipe

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Expert defends heart disease and stroke ‘risk calculator’ after study questions its accuracy.

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"Have you considered a low fat slop?"

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A History of the LVAD


A history of the LVAD

The past, present and future of the device keeping Carew & thousands of heart failure patients alive.

Read the latest in the Heart of 29 series

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Paralyzed one minute, knuckle-bumping the next

May is American Stroke Month, and this surfer’s story shows the amazing progress made.

Read AHA CEO Nancy Brown’s latest column

HIV









Researchers evaluating HIV’s hidden heart threats.

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SFTH: Mandy Steele Choktaw










Choctaw Nation princess Mandy Steele collapsed one year ago during a half marathon. This month, she completed a 5K on the same course where her heart stopped.

Read Mandy Steele’s story

Health disparities








Despite some bright spots, ethnic and racial disparities persist in childhood obesity and high blood pressure, according to a new CDC report.

Read more about health disparities

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Show support this Mother’s Day

Queen Latifah says this Mother’s Day she’s reminded of the unwavering support and strength she’s always gotten from her mom Rita Owen. “She’s the strongest person I know and she’s committed to Rise Above Heart Failure,” said Latifah, who asks that everyone show support for the 6 million people with heart failure through the Red Steps Challenge.

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