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Welcome to the Check. Change. Control. Leadership Community, where our mission is to help 13.4 million more Americans take control of their high blood pressure by 2020.

We've brought together leaders across the healthcare, pharmaceutical, device, retail, and technology industries, along with key players in community health, to work together to propose solutions to one of our nation's most threatening health emergencies.

By participating in this community with your ideas, expertise, and commitment to helping more Americans control their blood pressure, you are helping the American Heart Association, the American Stroke Association and all of our partners take an important step closer to success.

 

Latest News

A vaccine may one day help lower  blood pressure  for up to six months, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal  Hypertension.  Posted by AHA on May 26, 2015.    more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog May 27, 2015 8:08 AM CDT
NEW YORK -- Hypertension seen in the office but not on home monitoring or vice versa might still carry some cardiovascular risk, as may lack of night-time dipping even among normotensives, according to two separate studies supporting 24-hour monitoring.  Posted by MedPage Today on May 20, 2015.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog May 22, 2015 11:31 AM CDT
Bring It Down is a research program that helps patients bring their high blood pressure under control and reduce their risk of stroke.  Posted by Kaiser Permanente on May 5, 2015.    more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog May 22, 2015 11:19 AM CDT
Interesting article on Welltok and the AHA's Connected Heart Health High Blood Pressure CarePlan.  Posted by Forbes on May 19, 2015.    more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog May 21, 2015 10:21 AM CDT
The critical link between heart health and brain health — and the need for a strong public health message about it — will be on the international stage next week, as health leaders gather in Geneva for the 68th annual World Health Assembly.  Posted by AHA on May 15, 2015.   more...
Posted by Amy Ciarochi on Leaders Blog May 19, 2015 11:17 AM CDT
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