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Heart Disease and Family Screening

Healthy Living and Vegetable Eating

Healthy Living and Vegetable Eating

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With family heart disease in mind, it’s important to take stock of your food choices and how they impact our health. Small changes in your food choices can lead to improved health and wellbeing. We know a healthy low saturated fat eating plan may not be enough to lower cholesterol in individuals with … Read More →


FH Foundation Advocate Brandon Wilson shares his story

Genetics, Heart Disease, and the Game of Life

Genetics, Heart Disease, and the Game of Life

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Everyone gets dealt their own hand of cards in the game of life. I inherited two different genetic disorders that each lead to atherosclerosis; a mutation that causes high Lipoprotein(a) and a mutation that causes high LDL Cholesterol (LDL-C) levels. This means that that from birth, high levels of … Read More →


#KnowFH for FH Awareness Day

September 24th is FH Awareness Day

My Lipoprotein Story - Chad M.

COVID-19 Increases Rate of Heart Attacks in People with Genetic High Cholesterol and Heart Disease

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PASADENA, Calif., May 26, 2021 – Individuals with genetic high cholesterol, heart disease or both, who were infected with COVID-19 had more heart attacks according to new research by the Family Heart Foundation. While previous studies have speculated about poorer outcomes if a person with genetic … Read More →


New Research to Improve Screening for FH

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