Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention

Congratulations 2019 Hypertension Control Champions!

MEET THE 2019 HYPERTENSION CONTROL CHAMPIONS

See which health care practices and community health centers made blood pressure their goal.

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Quit smoking!

START YOUR QUIT JOURNEY

Your risk for a heart attack drops sharply just 1 year after quitting smoking. Take charge of your heart health.

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DO YOU KNOW THE SIGNS OF A HEART ATTACK?

Signs of a heart attack differ from person to person. Knowing the signs could help save a life.

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WHAT IS ATRIAL FIBRILLATION?

Some people who have this heart condition may not even know they have it. Learn more about AFib.

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HIGH BLOOD CHOLESTEROL: ARE YOU AT RISK?

Know which risk factors for high blood cholesterol you can control and which you inherit.

Take the Heart Disease Quiz

GET BACK TO THE BASICS OF HEART HEALTH

Find out how much you know about heart disease with this short quiz.

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The mission of the Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention (DHDSP) is to provide public health leadership to improve cardiovascular health for all, reduce the burden, and eliminate disparities associated with heart disease and stroke.