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  • Resource Guide for Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)

    RESOURCES

    Address:American Heart AssociationNational Center7272 Greenville AvenueDallas, TX 75231

    Phone:1-800-AHA-USA-1

    Internet Address: http://www.americanheart.org

    Description of Services Provided:On this site, you will find general information about heart disease, including educational information, news, research, health programs, and dietary information.

    RESOURCES

    Address:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention1600 Clifton Rd.Atlanta, GA 30333

    Phone:1-800-311-3435

    Internet Address: http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/cvd

    Description of Services Provided:This site provides educational and statistical information about cardiovascular health, as well as information.

    RESOURCES

    Address:NHLBI Health Information CenterAttention: WebsitePO Box 30105Bethesda, MD 20824-0105

    Phone:1-301-592-8573

    Internet Address: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov

    Description of Services Provided:This government site provides information about all types of cardiovascular conditions, including educational fact sheets, dietary information, research news, scientific resources, and clinical guidelines.

    RESOURCES

    Internet address: http://www.heartfailure.org

    Description of services provided:Also available in Spanish, Heart Failure Online offers an overview of the cardiovascular system, updated information on studies and medications, a thorough section on heart failure, as well as a "frequently asked questions" page.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 09/2012
    • Update Date: 00/91/2012
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