Health Topics by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


Mrs.Doris Jackson


The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) developed a tremendous national health topics site for patients, caregivers, and the public.  You will find information related to heart, lung, and blood diseases, as well as information on sleep disorders. You can email, print, and share this source of information with your family and friends.  The site can be found at  

Take a look at some of the health topics that may be of interest:


Angina (chest pain)



Atrial Fibrillation 

Broken Heart Syndrome

Coronary Heart Disease

Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors 

Diabetic Heart Disease

Heart Attack (Myocardial infarction) 

Heart Murmur 

High Blood Cholesterol


Metabolic Syndrome

Overweight and Obesity

Smoking and Your Heart


Sleep Apnea 


Sleep Studies