Did you know 80%
of the prevalence of FH?
Every 33 seconds an
individual in the United States has a heart attack.
FH leads to early heart
attacks. 50% of people die
fromtheir first heart attack.
MAKING FH VISIBLE
378 doctors across 14 countries who specialize in FH are now in our physician referral network.
the Family Heart Foundation published 6 articles in peer-reviewed journals and 4 abstract presentations at medical conferences.
the Family Heart Foundation media reach
was 212 million people in 2015.
the Family Heart Foundation’s CASCADE FH Registry™ doubled its enrollment to more than 2800 new patients.
27.5 million people saw our
message of hope on September 24th, FH Awareness Day.
In 2015, the Family Heart Foundation participated in over 40 speaking events around the world.
Based on our FIND FH™ algorithm,
we launched the first FH heat map showing locations of probable FH patients in the US.
the Family Heart Foundation represented the FH population at the PCSK9 FDA hearings. The outcome: new therapy options for FH.