• Community prevention initiative lowers CVD risk

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    Compared with a control community, a community participating in an initiative to deliver the best interventions for CVD prevention had better control of BP, LDL, total cholesterol and triglycerides, researchers reported.
    For Hearts Beat Back: The Heart of New Ulm Project, organized by the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation and Allina Health, residents of New Ulm, Minnesota, have undergone a series of evidence-based interventions to improve heart health and changes in their food and built environments to encourage adoption of healthier lifestyles, according to a press release.
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