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Nursing2015

December 2010, Volume 40 Number 12 , p 63 - 63 [FREE]

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PATIENTS WITH heart disease will be looking for practical advice and support, so let them know about these online resources. You can use these sites to download fact sheets to help them learn more about heart disease and guide them to support groups in their communities.www.heart.org This comprehensive site presents heart disease basics, information on living with the disease, and the latest news and research. It also provides recipes, fitness tips, ways to prevent heart disease, and reports on events to raise awareness nationwide.www.cdc.gov/heartdisease Visitors to this site can find up-to-date information on heart disease prevention and control, as well as what's going on in the latest research. Educational fact sheets, brochures, and booklets are available for immediate download.www.mayoclinic.com/health/heart-disease This resource offers both basic and in-depth information on heart disease. Visitors can browse articles, receive personalized guidance through the Mayo Clinic Health

 

PATIENTS WITH heart disease will be looking for practical advice and support, so let them know about these online resources. You can use these sites to download fact sheets to help them learn more about heart disease and guide them to support groups in their communities.

 

http://www.heart.org

 

This comprehensive site presents heart disease basics, information on living with the disease, and the latest news and research. It also provides recipes, fitness tips, ways to prevent heart disease, and reports on events to raise awareness nationwide.

 

http://www.cdc.gov/heartdisease

 

Visitors to this site can find up-to-date information on heart disease prevention and control, as well as what's going on in the latest research. Educational fact sheets, brochures, and booklets are available for immediate download.

 

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/heart-disease

 

This resource offers both basic and in-depth information on heart disease. Visitors can browse articles, receive personalized guidance through the Mayo Clinic Health Manager, and subscribe to newsletters.

 

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart

 

The National Institutes of Health runs this website, which provides the latest information on heart disease research and care in both English and Spanish. Visitors can use interactive web applications to assess their risk for heart disease and print easy-to-read publications.

 

WebMD Heart Disease Health Center

 

http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease

 

This site offers the latest news on heart disease research as well as detailed information on prevention and treatment. Visitors can join discussion groups and online communities to share their concerns with others with heart disease and read blogs written by heart disease experts.

PATIENTS WITH heart disease will be looking for practical advice and support, so let them know about these online resources. You can use these sites to download fact sheets to help them learn more about heart disease and guide them to support groups in their communities.

American Heart Association

http://www.heart.org

This comprehensive site presents heart disease basics, information on living with the disease, and the latest news and research. It also provides recipes, fitness tips, ways to prevent heart disease, and reports on events to raise awareness nationwide.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/heartdisease

Visitors to this site can find up-to-date information on heart disease prevention and control, as well as what's going on in the latest research. Educational fact sheets, brochures, and booklets are available for immediate download.

Mayo Clinic

http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/heart-disease

This resource offers both basic and in-depth information on heart disease. Visitors can browse articles, receive personalized guidance through the Mayo Clinic Health Manager, and subscribe to newsletters.

National Heart Lung and Blood Institute

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart

The National Institutes of Health runs this website, which provides the latest information on heart disease research and care in both English and Spanish. Visitors can use interactive web applications to assess their risk for heart disease and print easy-to-read publications.

WebMD Heart Disease Health Center

http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease

This site offers the latest news on heart disease research as well as detailed information on prevention and treatment. Visitors can join discussion groups and online communities to share their concerns with others with heart disease and read blogs written by heart disease experts.