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American Heart Association says FDA moves to restrict sales of electronic cigarettes, but more can be done

December 1, 2018

American Heart Association

American Heart AssociationWashington, D.C. – The American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, issued the following statement from CEO Nancy Brown in response to today’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announcement to limit access to flavored tobacco products:

Closeup of woman smoking electronic cigarette outdoor. Proposal to ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars is historic and long overdue. (American Heart Association)

Closeup of woman smoking electronic cigarette outdoor. Proposal to ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars is historic and long overdue. (American Heart Association)

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Tennessee Department of Health Free Flu Shot Events Planned Statewide December 5th to “FightFluTN”

November 27, 2018

Tennessee Department of Health

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – Tennessee Department of Health says Get a flu shot! Tennessee’s county health departments are holding special “FightFluTN” events December 5th, 2018 to provide flu shots at no charge to increase the number of people vaccinated in Tennessee.

The Tennessee Department of Health urges all Tennesseans who have not yet received a flu shot this flu season to get one as soon as possible, as seasonal influenza is spreading across the state.

Tennessee Department of Health says National Influenza Vaccination Week is December 2nd-8th, 2018. [Read more]

8 ways to hack your Holiday Recipes

November 18, 2018

American Heart Association

American Heart AssociationDallas, TX – Hacking a few of your traditional recipes this holiday season is smart for your heart. To help, the American Heart Association’s Healthy for Good™ is providing its latest recipes and science-backed health tips.

The American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, will host Eat Smart Month activities throughout November, which is known as Eat Smart Month.

American Heart Association - Healthy For Good

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TDH continues response to Hepatitis A Outbreak

November 16, 2018

Tennessee Department of Health

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Health continues to investigate and respond to a hepatitis A outbreak impacting the state with more than 400 cases of illness to date. One death associated with this hepatitis A outbreak has been reported.

The outbreak in Tennessee most heavily affects Nashville and Chattanooga.

Tennesseans Most at Risk Urged to Get Vaccinated for Hepatitis A.

Tennesseans Most at Risk Urged to Get Vaccinated for Hepatitis A.

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Take Action to Save Lives: Get a Flu Vaccine

November 13, 2018

Tennessee Department of Health

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – Tennessee Department of Health reminds everyone that flu kills. Seasonal influenza is responsible for thousands of premature deaths in Tennessee and across the U.S. every year.

“The numbers are sobering. Every death, especially children, we see each flu season makes me very sad, and our hearts go out to all the families who have lost loved ones due to influenza,” said TDH Commissioner John Dreyzehner, MD, MPH.

A flu vaccination (CDC)

A flu vaccination (CDC)

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Take Advantage of Free Support to Quit Smoking during Great American Smokeout

November 10, 2018

Tennessee Department of Health

Tennessee Department of HealthNashville, TN – The Tennessee Department of Health says support can make all the difference for those trying to quit smoking, and Tennesseans trying to move toward a life without tobacco products are not alone.

The Tennessee Tobacco QuitLine, 1.800.QUIT.NOW offers free assistance, resources and counseling to help smokers transition to a smoke-free life.

Great American Smokeout [Read more]

In-Hospital Infections increase odds of readmission for Stroke Patients

November 9, 2018

American Heart Association Stroke Journal Report

American Heart AssociationDallas, TX – Hospitalized ischemic stroke patients with an infection are significantly more likely to be readmitted within 30 days, regardless of the severity of their stroke or other individual patient characteristics, according to new research published in the American Heart Association’s journal Stroke.

Ischemic strokes are caused by a blockage in an artery leading to the brain and are the most common type of stroke.

Ischemic stroke patients who have an infection, even one as common as a urinary tract infection, identified while hospitalized are more likely than others to be readmitted within the first 30 days after being discharged. (American Heart Association)

Ischemic stroke patients who have an infection, even one as common as a urinary tract infection, identified while hospitalized are more likely than others to be readmitted within the first 30 days after being discharged. (American Heart Association)

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American Heart Association reports Experimental Vaccine may reduce Post-Stroke Blood Clot Risk

November 8, 2018

American Heart Association

American Heart AssociationDallas, TX – A vaccine may one day be able to replace oral blood thinners to reduce the risk of secondary strokes caused by blood clots, without increasing the risk of serious bleeding or triggering an autoimmune response, according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Hypertension.

People who have had a stroke caused by a blood clot (ischemic strokes) often need to take medications that make their blood less likely to clot, which helps prevent another stroke.

An experimental vaccine might one day protect ischemic stroke survivors from developing blood clots and subsequent strokes. (American Heart Association)

An experimental vaccine might one day protect ischemic stroke survivors from developing blood clots and subsequent strokes. (American Heart Association)

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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is October 27th

October 26, 2018

Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse ServicesNashville, TN – Tennesseans have a powerful opportunity to prevent drug addiction in their homes and communities by participating in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day Saturday, October 27th, 2018 from 10:00am to 2:00pm.

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is this Saturday.

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is this Saturday.

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Dangerous Blood Pressure Spikes among Blacks happen five times more often than average

October 23, 2018

American Heart Association Meeting Report

American Heart AssociationChicago, IL – Black adults experience dangerous spikes in high blood pressure, called a hypertensive crisis, at a rate that is five times the national average, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association’s Joint Hypertension 2018 Scientific Sessions, an annual conference focused on recent advances in hypertension research.

Blacks with high blood pressure experience hypertensive crisis, a life-threatening condition where blood pressure surges severely and quickly, at a rate five times the national average. (American Heart Association)

Blacks with high blood pressure experience hypertensive crisis, a life-threatening condition where blood pressure surges severely and quickly, at a rate five times the national average. (American Heart Association)

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