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A history of the LVAD
The past, present and future of the device keeping Carew & thousands of heart failure patients alive.
Read the latest in the Heart of 29 series
Paralyzed one minute, knuckle-bumping the next
May is American Stroke Month, and this surfer’s story shows the amazing progress made.
Read AHA CEO Nancy Brown’s latest column
Researchers evaluating HIV’s hidden heart threats.
Read more about HIV and heart disease
"You'll be careful, right? Cross my heart?"
Read more Hearty Humor by Jonny Hawkins
Choctaw Nation princess Mandy Steele collapsed one year ago during a half marathon. This month, she completed a 5K on the same course where her heart stopped.
Read Mandy Steele’s story
After her son, Sam, died at age 8 from congenital heart defects, Betsy Peterson started a nonprofit to help other families.
Read more about Peterson
The risk factors associated with heart disease are disproportionately affecting the Native American community.
Read more about health in Native Americans
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