Health Library

Resource Guide for Heart Failure

Resources

Address:
National Center7272 Greenville AvenueDallas, TX 75231

Phone:
1-800-242-8721

Internet Address:
http://heart.org

Description of Services Provided:
The American Heart Association provides educational materials about heart failure and other heart-related diseases. This national voluntary health agency’s mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

Resources

Address:
1600 Clifton Rd.Atlanta, GA 30333

Phone:
1-800-232-4636

Internet Address:
http://www.cdc.gov

Description of Services Provided:
This site provides educational and statistical information about heart disease, as well as information about several other conditions.

Resources

Address:
PO Box 30105Bethesda, MD 20824-0105

Phone:
301-592-8573

Internet address:
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov

Description of services provided:
The NHLBI is a part of the National Institutes of Health. The site provides information about cholesterol, heart disease risk factors, and various heart conditions. The institute conducts and supports research related to the causes, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart, blood vessel, lung, and blood diseases as well as sleep disorders.