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2014 Million Hearts® Hypertension Control Champions Now Open

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What's New

  • Looking for low-sodium recipes and heart-healthy meal plans? Check out our new Healthy Eating & Lifestyle Resource Center for tips on managing sodium intake.
  • A new challenge launched by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT aims to improve hypertension through health IT.
  • A new report on hypertension management recommends team-based care, a key pillar of the Million Hearts® initiative.
50th Anniversary of the Surgeon General's Report on Smoking and Health

The Initiative

Million Hearts® is a national initiative to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017. Million Hearts® brings together communities, health systems, nonprofit organizations, federal agencies, and private-sector partners from across the country to fight heart disease and stroke.

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American Heart Association/American Stroke Association is proud to join forces with Million Hearts® to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

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Watch the announcement about the Million Hearts® initiative and hear personal stories about heart disease and stroke prevention.

Learn About Partners

Partners from across the public and private health sectors, including federal agencies; doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other health care professionals; private insurers; businesses; health advocacy groups; and community organizations, will support Million Hearts® through a wide range of activities.

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All Public & Private Sector Partners

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