American Heart Association

The American Heart Association has the mission “to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular disease and stroke.” This website also contains various resources such as and other resourceful websites.

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Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)


Well-Integrated Screening and Evaluation for Women Across the Nation: The WISEWOMAN program provides low-income, under insured and uninsured women aged 40-64 years with chronic disease risk factor screening, lifestyle intervention, and referral services in an effort to prevent cardiovascular disease.

Diabetes Prevention

The National Diabetes Prevention website contains several program topics including the Prevent Diabetes STAT program, National Diabetes Prevention Programs as well as other various resources.

Go Red For Women

The American Heart Association's national call for women to take charge of their heart health and live stronger, longer lives.

Million Hearts Initiative

MO Million Hearts Initiative

National High Blood Pressure Education Program

The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC 7)

The Missouri Tobacco Quitline

Tobacco Cessation Guideline

Office of the Surgeon General provides the latest drugs and counseling techniques for treating tobacco use and dependence.


USDA - Center for Nutrition and Policy Promotion

This website provides useful information regarding dietary guidelines, food plans, Healthy Eating Index and more.