Your Health

Resource Guide for Lipid Disorders

  • Address:

    National Center

    7272 Greenville Avenue

    Dallas, TX 75231

  • Phone:

    1-800-242-8721 (1-800-AHA-USA1)

  • Internet Address:

    http://heart.org

  • Description of Services Provided:

    The American Heart Association provides educational materials about high cholesterol and other heart disease risk factors. This national voluntary health agency’s mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

  • Address:

    11400 Tomahawk Creek Pkwy

    Leawood, KS 66211

  • Phone:

    1-800-274-2237

  • Internet Address:

    http://familydoctor.org

  • Description of Services Provided:

    Provides informational sheets on health topics and disease management.

  • Address:

    PO Box 30105

    Bethesda, 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.