September is National Cholesterol Education Month, and that makes it the perfect time to shine a light on cholesterol management in America. Family Heart Foundation research shows that 70% of Americans at high-risk for cardiovascular disease never get their LDL (“bad”) cholesterol to recommended … Read More →
Findings to be Presented at ACC Scientific Sessions Highlight Life-Threatening Gaps in Treatment
NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 28, 2023 – According to a new study from the Family Heart Foundation, a leading research and advocacy organization, 72.2% of high-risk hypercholesterolemia patients never achieve the … Read More →
All On My Shoulders but Out of My Hands
Hi. My name is Mackenzie Ames, and I have familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) and elevated lipoprotein(a), also known as Lp(a).
I’m also the Content Manager for the Family Heart Foundation. I started this job (that I love) on August 31, 2022, so I would be enrolled … Read More →