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  • 121. Education & Meetings... Spotlight Series: Stroke Work-Up Participants will be educated on the prevalence of Atrial Fibrillation with cryptogenic stroke and identification of ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/EducationMeetings/UCM_ 75320_Education-Meetings.jsp

  • 122. Million Hearts®... attacks and strokes in 5 years. The initiative focuses partner actions on a small set of priorities selected for their impact on heart disease, stroke, and ...

    www.heart.org/en/professional/million-hearts

  • 123. Caregiver Support | American Heart Association... Learn about heart conditions. Stroke. A full 80 percent of strokes are preventable. Learn about risk factors for stroke(link opens in new window). ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/caregiver-support

  • 124. Guidelines Statements Search Page... No,UserLocale=null,xSubCategory=,dpEvent=null,xComments=The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association publish medical ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/GuidelinesStatements/U M_492626_Guidelines-Statements-Search-Page.jsp

  • 125. About Go Red | Go Red For Women®... the myths and raise awareness of heart disease & stroke as the ... goal of reducing death and disability from cardiovascular disease and strokes by 20 ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/fight-heart-disease-women-go-red-wom n-official-site/about-go-red/

  • 126. Go Red For Women Media Room... Go Red For Women is the American Heart Association's national movement to end heart disease and stroke in women because it's not just a man's ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/fight-heart-disease-women-go-red-wom n-official-site/media-room/

  • 127. Ways to Give | American Heart Association... Don't miss a beat! Give your generous Thanksgiving gift today to help fight back against heart disease and stroke this holiday season. ...

    www.heart.org/en/get-involved/ways-to-give

  • 128. About Heart Disease in Women - Go Red For Women... The first facts you need to know are very serious: Heart disease and stroke cause 1 in 3 deaths among women each year – more than all cancers ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/fight-heart-disease-women-go-red-wom n-official-site/about-heart-disease-in-women/

  • 129. Heart.org Content Editorial Process | American Heart ...... as a public service in support of the American Heart Association's mission: Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. ...

    www.heart.org/en/about-us/statements-and-policies/heartorg content-editorial-process

  • 130. AHA/ASA Audio Library | American Heart Association... Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. Knowledge starts here. Find definitions to. cardiovascular terms. and links to in-depth information. ...

    newsroom.heart.org/multimedia/audio


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Community

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%