Cardiovascular Disease

Featured Articles : Cardiovascular Disease

Dr. Gary H. Gibbons is the Director of NHLBI.
March 07, 2024

Meet the Director: Gary H. Gibbons, M.D., National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

For 75 years, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) has studied many different diseases and conditions that are distinct...

Meet the Director, Cardiovascular Disease, Heart Diseases
'TODAY' anchor Al Roker had a close call with blood clots last Thanksgiving but is recovering with help from doctors and family.
December 01, 2023

An almost perfect storm

Al Roker is an American television icon. The TV news journalist, producer, and author has been informing and engaging Americans...

Blood Clots, Cardiovascular Disease

NBA Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been spreading the word about atrial fibrillation since being diagnosed with the condition in 2021.
July 20, 2023

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar speaks out about heart health

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a master of rebounds. On the basketball court, the six-time NBA Most Valuable Player’s offense made history....

Cardiovascular Disease, Heart Diseases
January 25, 2018

Can potassium help your heart?

Potassium is a mineral in your body that helps your nerves and muscles work. A recent study provides early evidence...

Cardiovascular Disease, Nutrition