American Heart Association: www.heart.org
This website has information about many heart-related conditions and ways to improve your heart health, including tips on nutrition, exercise, stress, and more!
To contact the local AHA in Scarborough, call (207) 879-5700.
Center for Disease Control's Division for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention: www.cdc.gov/dhdsp
This website has general information about heart disease, stroke, and cardiovascular risk factors.
MaineHealth Learning Resource Centers: www.mmc.org/lrc
The Learning Resource Centers offer health education classes, a free library of health information, and personalized assistance from health educators to answer your health questions.
Ask a Health Educator: 1-866-609-5183
Maine Cardiovascular Health Program: www.mainehearthealth.com
This site, from Healthy Maine Partnerships, has information about heart disease, stroke, blood pressure, cardiovascular health in women, workplace wellness, and more.
To learn more about this program, call (207) 287-2906.
Maine Heart Center: www.maineheartcenter.org
This web page has information about Maine Heart Center locations, help with finding medical care and physicians, and general information about heart health.
To contact the Maine Heart Center, call (207) 756-6025.
National Heart Lung and Blood Institute - Heart and Vascular Diseases:
This site offers general information and articles about conditions and diseases related to cardiovascular health.
To contact the NHLBI Health Information Center, call (301) 592-8573.