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BP and the Brain










Higher fluctuations in blood pressure readings were linked to faster declines in brain and cognitive function among older adults.

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SPicy oven chicpeas












Spicy Oven-Roasted Chickpeas are best served right out of the oven at the height of their crispy goodness.

Learn how to make spicy chickpeas

Huffington Post 05202016



Sodium: The Sneaky Source of a Silent Killer

AHA applauds efforts to reduce salt intake because it means improving, extending lives.

Read AHA CEO Nancy Brown’s latest column

Salt Study 05202016









Experts criticize new dietary salt study.

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Heart failure drugs 05202016









Two new drugs have been added to the treatment guidelines for heart failure.

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Research Network 05202016










Scientific teams have been selected to lead a new research network focused on heart failure.

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FDA Nutrition Labels










The Food and Drug Administration on Friday announced changes to the Nutrition Facts panel that include disclosure of added sugars.

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Hearty Humor By Jonny Hawkins 05202016











“He’s no longer listed as in serious condition.”

Read more Hearty Humor by Jonny Hawkins

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