Tuesday 23 Sep 2014

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AHA wraps up a year worth quacking about

In the annals of the American Heart Association, the 2013-14 fiscal year may be remembered for a single item. A rubber duck. More specifically, the six “LifeSaver Ducks” used as reward incentives for kids who raised money through the Jump …

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Risk assessment calculator accurately predicts heart attacks, strokes

The 10-year heart attack and stroke risk assessment calculator  published by the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology accurately predicts risk and does a good job