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Honoring the Gift of Heart Health: A Heart Health Educator’s Manual for American Indians

Program Type: Resources - Information or materials that might help develop a program/project in a community but can not be defined as a Best Practice, Promising Practice, or Local Effort.

Description:
A Heart Health Educator's Manual: A comprehensive culturally appropriate, user-friendly 10 lesson course on heart-health education for the American Indian community. Filled with skill-building activities, reproducible handouts, and idea starters. Two appendices cover activities for training Heart Health Educators to implement the program, and An American Indian Family's Journey to heart health, told with heart healthy recipes for each family member's favorite foods. Cover, spine, and 3-hole punched text is ready to assemble in a 1-inch binder. NHLBI Publication No. 5218. 2003. 203 pages.

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Cardiovascular Disease

Service Area:
Nationwide

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URL: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/prof/heart/other/aian_manual/amer_indian.htm

Name: NHLBI Health Information Center
Site or Location Name: Honoring the Heart
Address:
P.O. Box 30105
Bethesda, MD 20824-0105
Email:
Phone: (301) 592-8573