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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Upcoming Events

  1. 2018 International Atherosclerosis Society (IAS) Toronto

    2018 International Atherosclerosis Society (IAS) Toronto

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    Jun
    9
  2. HEART iN DIABETES

    HEART iN DIABETES

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    Jul
    13
  3. 2018 American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC)

    2018 American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC)

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    Jul
    27
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Results of FH Foundation Survey on Clinical Trials and Gene Therapy
22 May, 2018 Comments

Clinical trials are research studies designed to test whether a medical intervention, treatment, or device is safe and effective. The success of clinical trials and the potential availability of new treatments for FH depend on the participation of individuals with familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), including HoFH, … VIEW ARTICLE

The FH Foundation® Begins Enrollment in PAGENT Study to Improve Understanding of Genetic Testing for Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH)
16 May, 2018 Comments

Accelerating Family Screening with Genetic Testing Could Change Care for Familial Hypercholesterolemia

PASADENA, Calif., May 16, 2018 – The FH Foundation, a leading research and advocacy organization, today announced the launch of a new research study that aims to understand the willingness for individuals with … VIEW ARTICLE

The FH Foundation Joins Breakaway from Heart Disease to Break the Cycle of Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH)
15 May, 2018 Comments

The FH Foundation is joining with Breakaway from Heart Disease at the 2018 Amgen Tour of California community events, to increase awareness of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) and break the cycle of family heart disease. FH causes approximately 20% of heart attacks under the age of 45, and is the most common genetic … VIEW ARTICLE