The FH Foundation is pleased to announce that the Journal of the American College of Cardiology has just published a consensus statement on the application of genetic testing in diagnosing familial hypercholesterolemia (FH). A culmination of a two-year effort led by the FH Foundation and authored … Read More
Monthly Archives: July 2018
The FH Foundation, a global research and advocacy organization, today announced that Dr. Samuel Gidding will join as chief medical officer. Dr. Gidding brings more than 30 years of experience in preventative cardiology, pediatric cardiology and heart failure/transplantation with a strong focus in familial … Read More
By Kari Roundy
I first met my FH Specialist, Dr. Seth Baum, in Jan 2016, at the urging of my primary care doctor. I’m so glad I did.
Earlier in my life, I had not taken my cholesterol levels seriously. I believed I could manage my high LDL cholesterol with diet alone and I avoided taking medication. … Read More
Blog Post from My Journey with Familial Hypercholesterolemia and Heart Disease
I have been pondering upon life and the resilience we have, the stubbornness we have come equipped with from birth to embrace it. To fight on. To stay on the path of making ourselves stronger and to live.
This piece … Read More