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Tuesday, March 19

  • Mortality Due to SSB Consumption: A Global, Regional and National Comparative Risk Assessment
  • REGARDS Study: Specific Dietary Patterns are Associated with Risk of Acute Coronary Heart Disease in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke

Wednesday, March 20

  • Independent Effect of 1.5 ounces/day of almonds on lipids, lipoproteins and apolipoproteins in mildly hypercholesterolemic adults.
  • CARDIA: Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Subclinical Atherosclerosis: Analyses from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study
  • Pedometer Feedback: Superior for Increasing Daily PA in Cardiac Rehabiliation Patients.
  • KickinKitchen.TV: A Multimedia Nutrition Education Curriculum Builds Knowledge, Skills and Self-Efficacy for Healthy Eating among School-aged Children 
  • VIDEO: HCHS/SOL: What’s Good for the Heart is Good for the Mind: Neurocognitive Function and American Heart Association (AHA) Life’s Simple 7’s: Results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos

Thursday, March 21

Friday, March 22

EPI-NPAM 2013 News-on-the-Go

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Audio IconIndependent Effect of 1.5 ounces/day of almonds on lipids, lipoproteins and apolipoproteins
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Audio IconCARDIA Study: Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Subclinical Atherosclerosis
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Audio IconKickinKitchen.TV A Multimedia Nutrition Education Curriculum
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Audio IconHCHS/SOL: What's Good for the Heart is Good for the Mind
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Audio IconREGARDS MI: Racial Disparities in CHD Mortality
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Audio IconThe Cardiovascular Health Study: A Comparison of Novel and Traditional Risk Factors
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Audio IconIdeal Cardiovascular Health and Abdominal Obesity in a Biracial Sample of Children
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Audio IconExcessive gain in BMI between age 7-16 is Related to CVD in Adulthood: A Longitudinal Study
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Audio IconDerivation and Validation of a Lifestyle CVD Risk Score for the Prediction of CVD Among Middle-aged Women and Men
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epinpam11_icon_circulationAHA Guide for Improving Cardiovascular Health at the Community Level, 2013 Update: A Statement for Public Health Practitioners, Healthcare Providers, and Health Policy Makers