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  • 101. Alcohol and Heart Health... of 100-proof spirits.) Drinking more alcohol increases such dangers as alcoholism, high blood pressure, obesity, stroke, breast cancer, suicide and ...

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  • 102. Prevent Another Stroke... with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association to support our efforts and help stroke survivors prevent additional strokes. ...

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  • 103. African-Americans and Heart Disease, Stroke... African-Americans and Heart Disease, Stroke. Updated:Aug 22,2017. ... 1 killer for all Americans, and stroke is also a leading cause of death. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/More/MyHeartandStrokeNew /African-Americans-and-Heart-Disease-Stroke_UCM_444863_Article.jsp

  • 104. When the Pain Never Goes Away - Stroke Connection ...... When the Pain Never Goes Away. Understanding central pain syndrome (aka, thalamic pain) after stroke. By Jon Caswell. ... Stroke Rehabilitation. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Sep-Oct-2003/When-t e-Pain-Never-Goes-Away-Understanding-Centra-Pain-Syndrome/

  • 105. Research... Research. Since 1949, the AHA has invested more than $4.1 billion in research to enhance our knowledge of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. ...

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  • 106. American Heart Association and American Stroke Association ...... American Heart Association and American Stroke Association Linking Policy. Updated:Jan 10,2017. Thank you for your ...

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  • 107. Rehabbing Her Father's Spirit - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Ironically, he had his stroke in a doctor's waiting room. ... In retrospect his family suspected he had suffered a number of TIAs ("mini-strokes"), but he ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/Rehabbing Her-Fathers-Spirit/

  • 108. Stroke Recovery Resources... Waiting Room Poster (PDF); Cryptogenic Stroke Postcard (PDF); What Causes Strokes? Patient Infographic (PDF); What ...

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  • 109. Stroke Treatment Resources... Chinese). Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese). Stroke Treatment Resources. Stroke Treatment Infographics. ... Stroke Treatment Resources. What ...

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  • 110. Comedian Stroke Survivor Celebrates Column's 10th ...... Happy 10th anniversary to Stroke Connection's humor column, Life at the Curb by comedian and stroke survivor, John Kawie. ... Stroke Rehabilitation. ...

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  • 111. Twenty things you didn't know about stroke, that may save a ...... Having a stroke increases the risk of a second one (1 in 4 survivors have another stroke). Prevention is crucial because second strokes can be ...

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  • 112. Stroke survivors could gain the most from new blood pressure ...... “The potential to reduce mortality and recurrent stroke is immense, because more than half of all strokes are attributable to uncontrolled high blood ...

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  • 113. Finding Stroke Support You Are Not Alone... Finding Stroke Support You Are Not Alone. Stroke Support Groups. Stroke Support Groups ... Recent Stroke? Now there's help with rehab decisions. ...

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  • 114. Stroke Council... Stroke Council. ... Karen L. Furie, MD, MPH, FAHA Chair, Stroke Council. International Stroke Conference 2019. Nursing Symposium: Feb. ...

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  • 115. Stroke Awards and Lectures... xDisplayComments=. Stroke Awards and Lectures. ... Awards presented at the International Stroke Conference. Nomination ...

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  • 116. Strength and Resistance Training Exercise... injury. What if I'm recovering from a cardiac event or stroke? Some people are afraid to exercise after a heart attack. But ...

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  • 117. Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2016... Tips for Communicating: Different Types of Aphasia After Stroke. ... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

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  • 118. Scientific SessionsThis guideline is an update of the NHLBI publication, 'The 7th Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment ...

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  • 119. 2018 Acute Ischemic Stroke Guidelines... null,xComments=Stroke is the second-leading cause of death in the world and a leading cause of adult disability, with ischemic strokes accounting ...

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  • 120. Starting a Stroke Group... And everybody has a good time. Specialized Groups. “Strokes are like fingerprints,” says stroke survivor Candace Howerton. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/LifeAfterStroke/ForSup ortGroupLeaders/StartingaStrokeGroup/Starting-a-Stroke-Group_UCM_310895_Article.jsp 95_Article.jsp

  • 121. For Stroke Support Group Leaders... For Stroke Support Group Leaders. Register Your Group. ... This content was last reviewed on 07/31/2013. Subscribe to Stroke Connection. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/LifeAfterStroke/ForSup ortGroupLeaders/For-Support-Group-Leaders_UCM_308564_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 122. Article Archive... New online directory collects reviews of stroke rehab. New online directory collects reviews of stroke rehab. ... Returning to Work After Stroke. ...

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  • 123. MaRISS... Miami for an important research study.The purpose is to evaluate treatment options for patients with mild and rapidly improving stroke symptoms by ...

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  • 124. American Heart Association - Building healthier lives, free of ...... Millions of Americans live with heart disease, stroke or a cardiovascular condition. ... Although they sound similar, heat stroke and stroke are different. ...

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  • 125. AFib Awareness... Why is AFib associated with a five-times-greater risk for stroke? ... Learn more about stroke risks with the CHA 2 DS 2 –VASc tool. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Arrhythmia/AFib-Awarenes _UCM_476637_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 126. When the Cause is Unknown - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... By Jon Caswell. Each year, there are about 800,000 new or recurrent strokes. That means there's a stroke in the United States every 40 seconds. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/When-the- ause-is-Unknown/

  • 127. Professional Heart Daily | Resources for Cardiovascular and ...... DONATE. Professional Heart Daily. Professional Heart Daily. Resources for Cardiovascular and Stroke Clinicians and Scientists. ...

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  • 128. Stroke OnDemand?... Stroke OnDemand™. International Stroke Conference 2018. Nursing Symposium & Pre-Con Symposia: Jan. ... Stroke OnDemand™ Product Details. ...

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  • 129.[TEXT] xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <rss version="2.0" xmlns ...... p&gt; &lt;p&gt;&amp;ldquo;The potential to reduce mortality and recurrent stroke is immense, because more than half of all strokes are attributable ...

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  • 130. Album | American Heart Association... Making News on Heart.org. Learn More. American Stroke Month 2017. Album Permalink. ... View more images. Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. ...

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  • 131. FUNraise: Create a Fundraiser for Heart and Stroke ...... Get ideas to FUNraise View our Sample Page. FUNraise for Heart FUNraise for Stroke. ... Create a Page. FUNraise for Heart. FUNraise for Stroke. 1. ...

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  • 132. FUNraise: Create a Fundraiser for Heart and Stroke: Search ...... Information; Careers; SHOP; Latest Heart and Stroke News; AHA/ASA Media Newsroom; Global Programs. Our Sites: American ...

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  • 133. Branding Infographics... American Heart Association and American Stroke Association® Infographics. Heart. ... American Stroke Association® Stroke Infographic. ...

    www.localheart.org/branding/BrandGuidelines/Branding-Infog aphics_UCM_466727_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 134. Making an Impact in Illinois - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Making- n-Impact-in-Illinois/

  • 135. Quitting cholesterol drugs may raise risk of another stroke ...... Quitting cholesterol drugs may raise risk of another stroke. By American Heart Association News. ... Edit ModuleShow Tags Stroke Rehabilitation. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/Quittin -cholesterol-drugs-may-raise-risk-of-another-stroke/

  • 136. Read SC Now... For over 22 years Stroke Connection has been providing stroke families with a wealth of information and inspiration supporting recovery ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/StrokeConnectionMagazi e/ReadSCNow/Read-SC-Now_UCM_308578_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 137. Uncommon Causes of Stroke... Causes, available in e-Zine or PDF format) The vast majority of strokes are caused by ... But there are many less common causes of stroke as well. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/StrokeConnectionMagazi e/ReadSCNow/Uncommon-Survivors_UCM_461424_Article.jsp

  • 138. Stroke Connection Magazine | American Heart Association ...... Low vitamin D predicts more severe strokes, poor health post-stroke Stroke patients with low vitamin D levels were found to be more likely than ...

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  • 139. Submit Your Story | Stroke Connection Magazine... Become a contributor! Stroke Connection accepts and encourages submissions from stroke survivors and their family caregivers. ... Stroke Notes. ...

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  • 140. Bi-partisan budget deal a win for heart and stroke patients ...... Americans on Medicare who experience strokes need fast, high-quality care, regardless of where they live. Stroke patients in urban/suburban areas ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2018/Bi-part san-budget-deal-a-win-for-heart-and-stroke-patients/

  • 141. Cryptogenic Stroke- Healthcare Professional Resource Page... Waiting Room Poster (PDF); Cryptogenic Stroke Postcard (PDF); What Causes Strokes? Patient Infographic (PDF); What ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/Professionals/Cryptoge icStrokeInitiative/Cryptogenic-Stroke--Healthcare-Professional-Resource-Page_UCM_477038_Article.jsp ce-Page_UCM_477038_Article.jsp

  • 142. News | Stroke Connection Magazine... Adult stroke patients who are employed prior to and after suffering strokes are more likely than unemployed adults to have healthier minds two ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/News/

  • 143. American Stroke Month Infographic... Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; 2 What Is an Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)? 3 Ischemic Strokes (Clots); 4 ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/AmericanSt okeMonth/American-Stroke-Month-Infographic_UCM_463277_Article.jsp

  • 144. Resources | Stroke Connection Magazine... be hard for family and friends to recognize how much post-stroke fatigue may ... Strokes can often affect vision and processing of visual information. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Resources/

  • 145. For Caregivers | Stroke Connection Magazine... Seizures After Stroke. Seizures After Stroke. ... When Stroke Affects the Frontal Lobe. When Stroke Affects the Frontal Lobe. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/For-Caregivers/

  • 146. Tips and Tricks | Stroke Connection Magazine... be hard for family and friends to recognize how much post-stroke fatigue may ... Strokes can often affect vision and processing of visual information. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Tips-and-Tricks/

  • 147. Survival Journeys | Stroke Connection Magazine... Though strokes often have common effects, each one is also different. And each stroke survivor's journey is as unique as the individual themselves. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Survival-Journeys/

  • 148. Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2018... In this Issue. Seizures After Stroke. Seizures After Stroke. ... When Stroke Affects the Parietal Lobe. When Stroke Affects the Parietal Lobe. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2018/

  • 149. Sweating during workouts may help reduce stroke risk... Sweating during workouts may help reduce stroke risk. Updated:Jul 18,2013. Breaking a sweat during your workouts may reduce your risk of stroke. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/News/NewsReleases/Sweating-during-w rkouts-may-help-reduce-stroke-risk_UCM_454248_Article.jsp

  • 150. Your eyes may give a peek into future stroke risk... Your eyes may give a peek into future stroke risk. ... Those with moderate to severe eye blood pressure were 137 percent more likely to have a stroke. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/News/NewsReleases/Your-eyes-may-giv -a-peek-into-future-stroke-risk_UCM_455135_Article.jsp

  • 151. What Are My Risks For Getting Heart Disease InfographicThe American Heart Association asks three simple questions to help you understand and determine your risk of heart disease.

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/What-Are-My-Risks-For Getting-Heart-Disease-Infographic_UCM_443749_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 152. Tips for Communicating: Different Types of Aphasia After ...... Tips for Communicating: Different Types of Aphasia After Stroke. For families living with aphasia due to stroke. ... Seizures After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Tips-for- ommunicating-Different-Types-of-Aphasia-After-Stroke/

  • 153. Understanding Vascular Dementia - Stroke Connection ...... of blood vessels, usually as a result of blood vessel disease, which cause silent strokes. Some people with VCI may have a fullblown stroke, but not ...

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  • 154. Recipes | Stroke Connection Magazine... Departments. Stroke Notes. Stroke-related news you can use about new scientific findings, public policy, programs and resources. Readers Room. ...

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  • 155. Common Side Effects of Stroke Medications - Stroke ...... Fall 2017 /; Common Side Effects of Stroke Medications. Common Side Effects of Stroke Medications. ... Edit ModuleShow Tags Stroke Rehabilitation. ...

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  • 156. Saving Strokes RSVP Form... Saving Strokes RSVP Form. Login or Sign Up to save and share your favorite recipes! Sign In / Sign up. *All health/medical ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Affiliate/Saving-Strokes-RSVP-Form_ CM_448972_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 157. Boston Heart & Stroke Ball... Boston Heart & Stroke Ball. Updated:Nov 13,2017. Where: Westin Boston Waterfront 425 Summer Street Boston, Massachusetts, 02210 Link to Map. ...

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  • 158. Kaysee Hyatt's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2016... Colorado Pediatric Stroke: Parent Support Group. ... and advocacy for families impacted by the range of outcomes of all types of pediatric strokes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Kaysee-Hy tts-Why/

  • 159. Heart-and-Stroke-Encyclopedia - heart valve replacement ...... Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. Knowledge starts here. ...

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  • 160. Heart-and-Stroke-Encyclopedia - pacemaker... Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. Knowledge starts here. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Encyclopedia/Heart-and-Stroke-Encyc opedia_UCM_445084_ContentIndex.jsp?levelSelected=16&title=pacemaker

  • 161. Stroke Notes... This is MY Ballgame. This is MY Ballgame. "One stroke, two strokes, three strokes; I refuse to go out." A survivor's poem. “Until Death Do Us Part...”. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Stroke-Notes/index. hp?cp=2&si=12

  • 162. Stroke Diagnosis... Stroke Diagnosis. Updated:Oct 23,2017. Diagnosing Stroke. Tests. When someone has shown symptoms of a ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/Prevention Diagnosis/Stroke-Diagnosis_UCM_310890_Article.jsp

  • 163. Stroke Spanish Resource Page 16... Let's Talk About Stroke and Rehabilitation); Hablemos sobre el ataque hemorrágico al cerebro (Let's Talk About Hemorrhagic Strokes); ...

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  • 164. Kids | Stroke Connection Magazine... Dr. Rebecca Ichord Explains that Stroke Can Happen at Any Age. The ... A Stroke Can Happen at Any Age: Rhys' Story. The ...

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  • 165. Service Animals - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... MB: People who have had strokes may have mobility issues, problems with memory ... be trained to help a person who has had a stroke by assisting ...

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  • 166. Bits & Pieces - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2018... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2018/Bits-Pi ces/

  • 167. Profiles of Adolescent Survival - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Also people never think of children having strokes. Although it is uncommon for children to have a stroke, I — and many others — are proof that it ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Profile -in-Adolescent-Survival/

  • 168. Lisa Satchfield's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... That night, June 2nd, she had a massive stroke in her sleep ... tried to comfort her 44-year-old mom by putting her head in her lap and stroking her hair ...

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  • 169. American Heart Association/American Stroke Association ...... American Heart Association/American Stroke Association General Embargo/Recording Policies as of May 2018. ... Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. ...

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  • 170. Can statins help prevent brain aneurysms from rupturing? ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2018/Can-sta ins-help-prevent-brain-aneurysms-from-rupturing/

  • 171. What Happens Next? - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... What Happens Next? Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. By Jon Caswell. ... Understanding Common Post-Stroke Medications. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/What-Ha pens-Next-Making-the-Best-Decisions-at-Discharge-After-Stroke/index.php?cp=2&si=5 hp?cp=2&si=5

  • 172. Low-income families hit hard by heart disease costs, even with ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

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  • 173. Expect the Unexpected - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2018/Expect- he-Unexpected/

  • 174. Finley the Service Dog: A Story of True Love - Stroke ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2018/Finley- he-Service-Dog-A-Story-of-True-Love/

  • 175. The best way to keep blood pressure under control? - Stroke ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/The-bes -way-to-keep-blood-pressure-under-control/

  • 176. Why I Paint - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring 2018... I was becoming more adept at composition on the canvas, colors and brush strokes. Soon ... parties. Stroke recovery is ongoing. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2018/Why-I-P int/

  • 177. Combo of Smaller Meds May Just Be the Dose to Lower Blood ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2017/Combo-of- maller-Meds-May-Just-Be-the-Dose-to-Lower-Blood-Pressure/

  • 178. Stroke Connection Spring 2017... When Survivors Are Hurting: Understanding Post-Stroke Pain. Up ... Helping Others Understand: Post-Stroke Fatigue. Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/

  • 179. Keep a Good Spirit! - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

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  • 180. AHA/ASA Logos... A PNG should never be used in printing. Downloadable American Heart Association | American Stroke Association® Logo Packages. ...

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  • 181. Grieving the Old Self, Embracing the New - Stroke Connection ...... Unwrapping the Gift of Stroke. RACHEL SCANLON HENRY. ... That is a gift. Experts speak to stroke survival and the stages of grief. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2017/Grieving- he-Old-Self-Embracing-the-New/

  • 182. Stroke Connection Fall 2014... chances of another stroke by 3 percent after one month, up to 16 percent five years after stroke. Of the nearly 700,000 ischemic strokes each year ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2014/

  • 183. Blood pressure readings often higher outside doctor's office ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2018/Blood-p essure-readings-often-higher-outside-doctors-office/

  • 184. Stroke Connection Summer 2014... Stroke. Post-Stroke Mood Disorders. Post-Stroke Mood Disorders. ... The Feminine Side of Stroke. The Feminine Side of Stroke. Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/

  • 185. Stroke Connection Winter 2014... show younger people are having strokes more often than even a generation ago. As a result, more children are being raised in stroke families. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2014/

  • 186. Learning to Swim Again - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Not bad for a 61-year-old stroke survivor!! Stroke Families Having Fun. ... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Learnin -to-Swim-Again/

  • 187. Diane Musselman's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Diane-M sselmans-Why/

  • 188. Doing Good Work in Georgia - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Family Warmline. Stroke Family Warmline. The Warmline ... Let's Talk About Stroke Patient Information Sheets. Let's Talk ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Doing-Goo -Work-in-Georgia/

  • 189. A Letter to My Daughter - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2018/A-Lette -to-My-Daughter/

  • 190. Meds Can't Work If You Don't TakeThem - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Meds-Ca t-Work-If-You-Dont-TakeThem/

  • 191. Defeating Isolation for Over 40 Years - Stroke Connection ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Defeati g-Isolation-for-Over-40-Years/

  • 192. Lilian Tsi Stielstra's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Lilian's stroke came six months after she was diagnosed with high blood pressure, a leading risk factor for strokes and heart attacks. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Lilian- si-Stielstras-Why/

  • 193. Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring 2018... Gate, United Kingdom, didn't have time to have a stroke. At age 55, her life was a hectic dance among competing responsibilities. But strokes don't ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2018/

  • 194. Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2016... Expressing Creativity Through Music After Stroke. Expressing Creativity Through Music After Stroke. ... Edit ModuleShow Tags Stroke Rehabilitation. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/

  • 195. Let's Get It On - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2014... I peeked at the title of the brochure I'd been given — “Sex After Stroke.” Oh goodie, something else to worry about. ... Stroke Rehabilitation. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2014/Lets-Ge -It-On/

  • 196. Developing Resilience: A Mother's Perspective - Stroke ...... Stroke Rehabilitation. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Develop ng-Resilience-A-Mothers-Perspective/

  • 197. Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2016... Shedding More Light On Cryptogenic Stroke. Shedding More Light On Cryptogenic Stroke. ... After Stroke, Attitude Is Everything! ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/

  • 198. Stroke Connection Spring 2014... Her mother had a stroke when Kara was only 10 years old. ... piece to Uncommon Causes profiles several survivors who experienced strokes due to ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2014/

  • 199. Stroke Connection Winter 2017... When a stroke happens there, it can cause a few different deficits and, in the ... Strokes can often affect vision and processing of visual information. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/

  • 200. Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2017... Something's Different: Personality Changes After Stroke. Stroke ... Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/


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We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikeable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

We’re improving the quality of care for heart and stroke patients by:

  • Training millions of Americans in CPR, advanced life support, AED (defibrillator) use and first aid; promoting AED placement in businesses and public places
  • Improving emergency care for heart attack victims through our Mission: Lifeline community-based initiative
  • Helping hospitals treat cardiac and stroke patients according to proven guidelines using our Get With The Guidelines® program
  • Strengthening stroke systems of care, teaching the public to respond to warning signs, and providing resources for stroke survivors and caregivers

We’re reaching at-risk populations through cause initiatives and online tools:

Nationwide, we invest over $132 million a year ($3.2 billion since 1949) in heart and stroke research that has led to recent breakthroughs such as clot-busting drugs and drug-eluting stents. Healthcare providers learn about medical advances and new treatment guidelines though our journals, conferences and online courses.

American Heart Association
2016-2017 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.7%
  • Public Health Education 35%
  • Professional Education and Training 18%
  • Community Services 8.3%
  • Management and General 6.6%
  • Fund Raising 11.4%