On February 6th, two FH Foundation patient advocates are giving talks on how familial hypercholesterolemia affects them and their families. Catherine Davis Ahmed is joining Dr. Gregory Pokrywka, Director of the Baltimore Lipid Center, in presenting a pediatric grand round. On the same day, Marilyn Viventi … Read More
February is Heart Month in the U.S. Take the time to raise awareness of heart health, by putting a healthy lifestyle on the agenda and creating conversations around it. Encourage a loved one who’s been putting off quitting smoking to finally go through with it. Choose celery and carrot sticks over … Read More
In January, the FH Foundation participated in its first Grand Rounds lecture for 2014! Katherine Wilemon, Founder and CEO of the FH Foundation, presented her personal familial hypercholesterolemia story alongside Dr. Karol Watson, cardiologist and co-director of the UCLA center for Cholesterol and Lipid … Read More
The FH Foundation team is participating in the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions in Dallas this month. We are so encouraged that the AHA is dedicating multiple sessions to the subject of familial hypercholesterolemia. There will be 18,000 cardiovascular experts from around the globe taking … Read More
The World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease (WCIRDC) is hosting its 11th annual event on November 7th in Los Angeles. The FH Foundation will attend the global meeting dedicated to obesity, diabetes, and metabolism.