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  • 271. Communication... Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ... Tips for Communicating: Different Types of Aphasia After Stroke. Speech ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Communication/

  • 272. Understand Your Risk for PAD... controlled. These uncontrollable risk factors include aging, personal or family history of PAD, cardiovascular disease or stroke. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/VascularHealth/Periphera ArteryDisease/Understand-Your-Risk-for-PAD_UCM_301304_Article.jsp

  • 273. Healthy Eating Keeps Your Brain Sharp... You can help keep your brain sharp by following these American Heart Association/American Stroke Association dietary recommendations: ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/StrokePrev ntionandBrainHealth/BrainHealthResources/www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/StrokePreventionandBrainHealth/BrainHeal ROKEORG/AboutStroke/StrokePreventionandBrainHealth/BrainHealthResources/Healthy-Eating-Keeps-Your-Brain-Sharp_UCM_486469_Article.jsp

  • 274. How to Stay Active in Warm Weather... Heat stroke is when the body is no longer able to regulate its temperature, and it keeps rising. ... What if I'm recovering from a cardiac event or stroke? ...

    healthyforgood.heart.org/Move-more/Articles/How-to-Stay-Ac ive-in-Warm-Weather

  • 275. Annual Report/Health Equity and Inclusion Report... $5. Teaches more than 100 adults save a life by recognizing the signs of heart attack or stroke and how to administer CPR or use an AED. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Giving/YourDollarsatWork/HowYourDon tionisSpent/How-Your-Donation-Can-Make-a-Difference_UCM_316583_Article.jsp e.jsp

  • 276. Emotions & Behaviors... Depression. Helping Others Understand: Post-Stroke Depression. ... rehab. New online directory collects reviews of stroke rehab. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Emotions-Behaviors/

  • 277. Privacy Policy... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Privacy-Policy/

  • 278. Contact Us... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Contact-Us/

  • 279. National Institutes of Health Research... AHA Coalitions. The Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition. The ... stroke. The National Coalition for Heart and Stroke Research. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/FederalIssues/Research/Nat onal-Institutes-of-Health-Research_UCM_307726_Article.jsp

  • 280. Boilerplates | American Heart Association... Follow us on Facebook and Twitter. About the American Stroke Association. The ... images. Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. ...

    newsroom.heart.org/newsmedia/boilerplate

  • 281. Subscribe... The Synergy of Managing Multiple Stroke Risks. The Synergy of Managing Multiple Stroke Risks. ... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Subscribe/

  • 282. Article Archive... Helping Others Understand: Post-Stroke Depression. ... Understanding How Post-Stroke Depression Affects Your Loved One. ...

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  • 283. Article Archive... New online directory collects reviews of stroke rehab. New online directory collects reviews of stroke rehab. ... Departments. Stroke Notes. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Article-Archive/ind x.php?tagID=340&title=Featured+contributors&operator=or

  • 284. My Account... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/My-Account/

  • 285. AHA Volunteer - Welcome Future Volunteer of AHA... The American Heart Association depends on the time and talent of volunteers to help us create a healthier world, free of heart disease and stroke. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/volunteer/volunteerForm.jsp

  • 286. Quality Systems of Care - State Issues... Issues. Updated:May 12,2017. Many factors play a role in the treatment of cardiac arrest, heart attack, and stroke patients. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/StateIssues/QualitySystems fCare/Quality-Systems-of-Care---State-Issues_UCM_458700_Article.jsp

  • 287. Surveillance... The American Heart Association covers many areas when it comes to heart disease and stroke (see list at right). ... Stroke Registries. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/StateIssues/StateandLocalP licyPriorities/Surveillance_UCM_425215_Article.jsp

  • 288. Healthy Eating Keeps Your Brain SharpSkip to Content American Stroke Association Together To End Stroke. Local Info Languages Careers Volunteer Donate. Search. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/Professionals/AcuteIsc emicStrokeToolkit/www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/StrokePreventionandBrainHealth/BrainHealthResources/Healthy-Eat okePreventionandBrainHealth/BrainHealthResources/Healthy-Eating-Keeps-Your-Brain-Sharp_UCM_486469_Article.jsp

  • 289. Support... Know the facts about heart conditions and plan for good health. Learn about heart conditions. Stroke 80 percent of strokes are preventable. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Support/Support_UCM_001103_SubHomeP ge.jsp

  • 290. www.localheart.org/branding/BrandGuidelines/LifeIsWhyAssetsUsage/[!--$wcmUrl('resource',%20'groups/branding-public/@wcm/@cmc/documents/downloadable/'UCM_489679.zip')--]

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  • 291. Simple Cooking... Stroke Family Warmline. Stroke Family Warmline. The Warmline ... Let's Talk About Stroke Patient Information Sheets. Let's Talk ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Simple-Cooking/

  • 292. www.localheart.org/branding/VideoContentAssets/Stroke/[!--$wcmUrl('resource',%20'groups/branding-public/@wcm/@cmc/documents/downloadable/'UCM_489679.zip')--]

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  • 293. 404 Error PageSkip to Content American Stroke Association Together To End Stroke. Local Info Languages Careers Volunteer Donate. Search. ...

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  • 294. Issue Archives... Download the Stroke Connection App for FREE. ... Popular Articles. When Stroke Affects the Thalamus. When Stroke Affects the Brain Stem. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Issue-Archives/

  • 295. Research... The American Heart Association has been working to save and improve lives from heart disease and stroke for more than 90 years, with scientific ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Research/Research_UCM_481866_SubHom Page.jsp

  • 296. Professional... Visit our Stroke Resource Center for all the tools you need, including stroke treatment guidelines, FAST, strokes of unknown causes and much more ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Professional/Professional_UCM_00109 _SubHomePage.jsp

  • 297. Online Learning... videos for cardiovascular and stroke professionals. ... Register Online. Popular CME Activities. Guidelines for Adult Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery. ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/EducationMeetings/Onli eLearning/UCM_477872_Webinars.jsp

  • 298. Make the Effort to Prevent Heart Disease with Life's Simple 7... bad” kind (LDL). High levels of bad cholesterol can clog your arteries, increasing your risk of heart attack and stroke. This is ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/Make-the-Effort-to-Pr vent-Heart-Disease-with-Lifes-Simple-7_UCM_443750_Article.jsp

  • 299. Lifestyle Changes for Heart Attack Prevention... Stroke is the No. ... Your lifestyle is not only your best defense against heart disease and stroke, it's also your responsibility. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HeartAttack/Preventionan TreatmentofHeartAttack/Lifestyle-Changes_UCM_303934_Article.jsp

  • 300. Managing the Cost of Prescription Medicines... Stroke Rehabilitation Two-Part Series. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. Making the Best Decisions at Discharge After Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2015/Managin -Prescription-Costs/



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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%