Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention

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BE A HEART-HEALTHY HERO

Protect your future and the ones you love by practicing healthier habits every day. Here’s how to get started!

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DO YOU KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF STROKE?

Find out how to take quick action and save a life—maybe even your own.

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HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE DURING PREGNANCY

Learn 6 ways moms can take care of their heart health before, during, and after pregnancy.

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MAKE BLOOD PRESSURE CONTROL YOUR GOAL

Keep your blood pressure numbers and heart health in check with these tips.

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WHAT DO YOUR CHOLESTEROL NUMBERS MEAN?

High cholesterol has no signs or symptoms—the only way to know if you have it is to get checked. Learn more.

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.