Current as of August 2000 and replaces preceding heat tips releases. Tips on Managing Heat and Heat-Related Illnesses The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urges you to take steps to avoid heat-related illnesses.
Older Americans are living longer and living better than ever before.
Today, as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the enactment of the Americans with Disabilities Act, we can be proud of the progress we have made toward fulfilling the principles and meeting the goals of this monumental law. The ADA strengthens our nation by making equal opportunity accessible to all.
Nearly 7 out of 10 women aged 50 years and over say they've had amammogram in the past two years, according to new data released today in the latest comprehensive report on the nation's health.
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health today announced the beginning of a study to determine the best
U.S. Surgeon General David Satcher Helps Launch Hearts n' Parks in Arlington, Virginia
The lower the amount of sodium in the diet, the lower the blood pressure, for both those with and without hypertension, according to a National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)-supported clinical study.
According to the NHLBI, systolic blood pressure - the top number of the blood pressure reading - is a much better predictor of future heart disease and strokes
NHLBI is pleased to announce the launch of a new online health resource for you: The NHLBI Healthy People 2010 Gateway