The FH Foundation is a patient-centered, research and advocacy organization dedicated to improving early diagnosis and encouraging proactive care of familial hypercholesterolemia

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  1. NSGC 37th Annual Conference Poster presentation: Genetic Testing Preferences and Intentions in Patients with Clinically Diagnosed Familial Hypercholesterolemia

    NSGC 37th Annual Conference Poster presentation: Genetic Testing Preferences and Intentions in Patients with Clinically Diagnosed Familial Hypercholesterolemia

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A Global Call to Action on Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH)
31 October, 2018 Comments

Since its establishment seven years ago, the FH Foundation has studied the 1998 World Health Organization (WHO) Report on Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH). The 11 recommendations within the document guide our strategic efforts to address the large gaps in diagnosis and care of FH in the United States. At the 20th … VIEW ARTICLE

International Atherosclerosis Society and FH Foundation Announce Partnership
12 September, 2018 Comment

The International Atherosclerosis Society (IAS) and the FH Foundation, a patient-centered nonprofit organization dedicated to research, advocacy, and education of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), are pleased to announce a partnership to improve awareness of FH and elevate FH on the global policy stage. FH is the … VIEW ARTICLE

My Race for FH
28 August, 2018 Comments

I was one of the first people to sign up for the FH Foundation’s 2018 Race for FH. I’m racing in memory of my father, who lost his lifelong battle with FH in 2017, but also in honor of my brother and sister, and my niece and nephew, who also live with FH. Even though my niece, Greer, and nephew, Patrick, are young … VIEW ARTICLE