Department of Health Services Logo


Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Picture 1 Picture 2 Picture 3 Picture 4 Picture 5

Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Program

Resources and Links

All external hyperlinks are provided for your information and for the benefit of the general public. The Department of Health Services does not testify to, sponsor, or endorse the accuracy of the information provided on externally linked pages.

To learn more about heart disease and stroke, and the Wisconsin HDSP Program, select any of the links on this page. Information is provided on physical activity and nutrition, as well as national health internet sites.

Professional / Educational Resources



Government Sites


University or Healthcare


Back to top

Physical Activity

Other DHS Programs

In the Division of Public Health, the following program are partners with a direct relationship to the HDSP program, sharing many of the same prevention efforts. Diabetes and heart disease share most of the same risk factors, and most diabetics develop heart disease. The use of tobacco, primarily from smoking, is directly linked to vascular disease and hypertension, both forms of cardiovascular disease.

Back to top

Last Revised: August 15, 2014