The FH Foundation is proud to announce our partnership with the CDC Foundation as an inaugural community partner in the “Alliance for Million Hearts Campaign.” The campaign is a new public-private coalition with the nation’s leading organizations and thought leaders to confront the nation’s … Read More
We are bombarded on a regular basis with the latest nutrition soundbites. What message should you believe or follow? Ask yourself, is the guidance too good to be true? If it is, don’t believe it! Consider the source of the information- is it a credible source.
Living with high cholesterol or FH … Read More
The FH Foundation started 2021 off with an impactful Listening Session with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Center for Drug Evaluation and Research Division of Diabetes, Lipid Disorders, and Obesity (DDLO) on Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia (HoFH) on January 4. Kate Robinson and … Read More
You’re invited to join the FH Foundation for our annual FH Community Forum “Inherited High Cholesterol: Journeys to FH Diagnosis and Care.” This year’s event will be held virtually on Saturday, December 12 at 12:00 pm ET.
The FH Community Forum is open to individuals with familial hypercholesterolemia … Read More
The FH Foundation is pleased to report that the first-ever FH Advocacy Group in Iraq was launched on May 22, 2020. Ms. Fatima Lahmood, a strong FH warrior living with Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) and a pharmacy student, has taken on the leadership role as patient representative, working with … Read More
The world has shifted dramatically in the last few weeks to respond to coronavirus (COVID-19). We are working, home schooling, and keeping our families “safe at home.”
The mission of the FH Foundation – to save lives across generations – remains the same. Our work in familial hypercholesterolemia … Read More
We find ourselves in one of the most challenging situations in world history. It is crucial for all of us to follow the guidance on handling the coronavirus (COVID-19) provided by the CDC, which is updated daily. This said, it is important for our FH community to be aware of … Read More
Tom knew, for as long as he could remember, that almost everyone in his family had very high cholesterol. Both of Tom’s uncles had multiple heart surgeries and strokes before the age of 50. That was normal for his family.
When Tom had a heart attack at the age of 29, he and his wife Rachelle were … Read More
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Mary McGowan has joined the FH Foundation Team as Chief Medical Officer, effective January 2, 2020. This is Dr. McGowan’s second role with the organization. She was a founding FH Foundation board member and our first Chief Medical Officer in 2011 back when every … Read More
We are pleased to announce that Stacey Lane, JD, is the newly elected Chairwoman of the Board of the FH Foundation. Ms. Lane has contributed greatly to the growth of the FH Foundation, serving as a board member for the past six years and Vice Chair for the last four years. A graduate of the University … Read More