In honor of National Spaghetti Day, we bring you this recipe for garlic meatballs! Perfect for topping vegetable pasta, or even forming into a meat loaf. Additional recipes can be found in our FH Family Cookbook: a collection of heart-healthy recipes from the familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) community. Order yours … Read More
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The December issue of O Magazine (Oprah Magazine) highlights familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) and genetic testing! However, not all genetic testing is the same.
The feature 10 Factors You Should Consider Before Taking an at-Home DNA Test includes two quotes from Dr. Dan Rader, the FH Foundation’s … Read More
Blog Post from My Journey with Familial Hypercholesterolemia and Heart Disease
I follow a number of forums and pages dedicated to FH and heart disease. Let me just say first that I am grateful that they exist. Back when I started this blog, there was no information out there about our disease and … Read More
Looking for a low-fat easy recipe for a meatless Monday? This recipe for “Green Bean and Mushroom Pie” is delicious. It can also be made to be gluten free with a tip below! Additional recipes can be found in our FH Family Cookbook: a collection of heart-healthy recipes from the familial … Read More
The FH Foundation is pleased to introduce the FH Family Cookbook, a collection of favorite heart healthy recipes from the Familial Hypercholesterolemia Community. The result of an amazing FH Community effort, recipes were contributed by individuals with FH, their family and friends, as well as dedicated … Read More
Katherine Wilemon, Founder and CEO, Cat Davis Ahmed, Vice President of Policy and Outreach, and several FH Foundation board members participated in a workshop convened by the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) in November 2018. The goal of the workshop was to develop a multidisciplinary … Read More
What does it mean for FH?
The American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association published a new guideline for the management of cholesterol in November 2018. The guideline was developed by a distinguished group of experts and endorsed by 10 other respected professional organizations. … Read More
Global Call to Action on FH Roundtable
The FH Foundation is thrilled to continue the Global Call to Action on FH initiative during the 2018 World Congress of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Health (WCC) in Dubai, UAE . The World Heart Federation and the FH Foundation will cohost an international roundtable … Read More
“Great scientific progress, efficacious therapies, and elegantly written guidelines don’t always end up helping the people they were intended to serve. This is a sobering fact, and in many ways, is the story of familial hypercholesterolemia,” asserted Katherine Wilemon, Founder and CEO of … Read More
I met Dr. Roger Williams in 1985 when I visited the University of Utah from Rockefeller University, where I was a post-doctoral fellow in Jan Breslow’s laboratory. Jan arranged for me to learn Southern blotting with Ray White and Jean-Marc Lalouel at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Jean-Marc … Read More