American Heart Association

Eating more fruits, vegetables improved kidney patients’ blood pressure, cut medicine expenses in half

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

ORLANDO, Florida — People with kidney disease improved their blood pressure and cut medicine expenses in half after adding more fruits and vegetables to their diet, in a study presented Wednesday at the American Heart Association’s High Blood Pressure 2016 Scientific Sessions.

“It was remarkable that […]

New online Garden Community encourages healthy living through gardening

The American Heart Association is offering a new online community for gardening enthusiasts to connect, share information and learn to live healthier.

The free site began on Wednesday and is designed for people of all ages and skill levels who garden at home, school or in the community. Resources are available to […]