Smoking and genetic factors combine to increase the risk of rheumatoid arthritis.
HIV diagnoses in Milwaukee increased 144% from 2000 to 2008.
American Heart Association estimates 40.5% of Americans will develop some form of cardiovascular disease.
Quality improvement interventions, better knowledge translation needed to increase evidence-based care practices.
The American Heart Association issued a call to action to achieve 2020 goals to improve cardiovascular health, and reduce CVD and stroke deaths.