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AHA calls for companies to embrace "Life's Simple 7" guidelines

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 16, 2015

An American Heart Association advisory panel said employers who want healthier employees should implement the AHA's "Life's Simple 7" guidelines that promote cardiovascular health by focusing on smoking cessation, weight loss and healthy diet, physical activity, and controlling cholesterol, blood pressure and blood glucose. The report in the journal Circulation said wellness programs should include education, supportive work environments and health screenings, and be integrated with other company initiatives. Reuters (04/13)


New PCNA heart failure patient education tools

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 16, 2015

New guidelines set blood pressure goals for patients with CAD

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 02, 2015

Focus on heart disease leads to career opportunities

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 02, 2015

Surgeon general wants U.S. to focus on disease prevention

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 23, 2015

NIH guidelines would put many young patients on statins

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 09, 2015

LDL variability has predictive value, study says

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 16, 2015

Review: CPAP for sleep apnea may reduce A-fib recurrence

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 23, 2015

Patients with intermittent claudication could benefit from supervised exercise

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 16, 2015

Study links autonomic imbalance to metabolic risk factors

PCNA SmartBrief | Apr 23, 2015


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