Find over 200 print-friendly fact sheets about heart disease and related health topics.
Learn how Bob Ek and his cardiologist, Scott J. Pollak, MD, FACC, work as a team to manage Bob’s atrial fibrillation.
Born with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia, Christian Jacobs has managed to beat the odds. Christian uses his experience to inspire others as an FH Foundation Advocate.
David Kasnic's daughter Piper was born with a CHD and required immediate surgery to save her life. The life-changing experience inspired David to establish the Pediatric Congenital Heart Association to help other CHD families.
A heart attack during a work event changed David Wang's life. After working with his cardiologist and cardiac rehab team, David now celebrates "the gift of perspective."
Don Fick suffered a heart attack while on vacation with his family. After his heart attack, Don made cardiac rehab a priority in his recovery.
Gerry Yumul didn't ignore the signs and symptoms of a heart problem. Instead, he worked with his care team to undergo the recommended and life-saving tests and procedures he needed.
Despite living with a congenital heart defect for over thirty years, Jaycee Elliott has learned to be grateful for each day and face life's challenges with a positive attitude.
A survivor of sudden cardiac arrest, Sue has devoted herself to making necessary lifestyle changes and leading a support group for women with heart disease.
Sue was diagnosed with hypertension in her 20s and lost her father to a heart attack. After her own heart attack, she took control of her lifestyle, since genetics were something she couldn't control.
Gerry was the winner of our 2014 "I am CardioSmart" contest »