In 1948, FHS scientists and participants embarked on an ambitious project to identify risk factors for heart disease. Today, the study remains a world-class epicenter for cutting-edge heart, brain, bone, and sleep research.
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- CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2014 – The American Heart Association awarded its 2014 Population Research Prize to Vasan S. Ramachandran, M.D., of Boston University School of Medicine. Read more
- CHICAGO, Nov. 18, 2014 – Adults whose mothers were overweight or obese before pregnancy have a dramatically elevated risk of dying from heart disease or stroke, according to a new study presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2014. Read more
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