Online Cholesterol Resources
American Heart Association
The American Heart Association (AHA) is dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Their mission is to improve the lives of all Americans by providing public health education in a variety of ways. Check out their website for heart disease education and support, and tips for healthy living, like their “Life’s Simple 7”—7 small steps to big changes to better living.
CardioSmart American College of Cardiology Foundation
CardioSmart is the patient education and empowerment initiative brought to you by the American College of Cardiology. Their mission is to help patients prevent, treat, and manage their cardiovascular disease.
The FH Foundation
The FH Foundation is a patient-centered nonprofit organization dedicated to research, advocacy, and education of Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH). Their mission is to raise awareness and save lives by increasing the rate of early diagnosis and encouraging proactive treatment.
Mended Hearts is a national and community-based non-profit organization that has been offering the gift of hope to heart disease patients, their families and caregivers. Mended Hearts provides a variety of programs, including local support, available over the phone or in person.
WomenHeart is a national coalition for women with heart disease with a focus on early detection, accurate diagnosis, and proper treatment. WomenHeart's mission is to improve the health and quality of life of women living with or at risk of heart disease, and to advocate for their benefit.