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  • 61. 2018 Tedy's Team - American Heart/American Stroke ...Tedy's Team.

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  • 62. Depression Increases Risk of Stroke in Women -- Go Red For ...... in which researchers examined the association between depression and ... 177 first-time strokes occurred during ... that can affect stroke risks, including ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/depression-increases-risk-of-stroke-in-women/

  • 63. The American Heart Association's Recommendations for ...... It also increases the risk of stroke and such other major ... The American Heart Association recommends that children and adolescents participate in ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/fitness/fitness-basics/ame ican-heart-associations-recommendations-for-physical-activity-in-children dren

  • 64. Pediatric Stroke Resources... range of outcomes of all types of pediatric strokes. ... or getting involved in pediatric stroke activities is ... Sickle Cell Disease Association of America The ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/StrokeInCh ldren/PediatricStrokeResources/Pediatric-Stroke-Resources_UCM_310945_Article.jsp Article.jsp

  • 65. Million Hearts® | American Heart Association... Search. American Heart Association. ... to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes in 5 ... selected for their impact on heart disease, stroke, and related ...

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

  • 66. Quit Smoking Tobacco | American Heart Association... American Heart Association. Quit Smoking Tobacco. ... or Search Condition. Kick the Habit. Smoking puts you at higher risk for heart disease and stroke ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/healthy-lifestyle/quit-smo ing-tobacco

  • 67. Health Threats From High Blood Pressure | American Heart ...... stroke event? Check your risk. *All health/medical information on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/high-blood-pressure/health- hreats-from-high-blood-pressure

  • 68. Mycle Brandy - Walking Across America... It worked for me. After my strokes and other serious health challenges, the American Stroke Association gave me a new lease on life. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/LifeAfterStroke/Inspir tionalStories/Mycle-Brandy---Walking-Across-America_UCM_314070_Article.jsp e.jsp

  • 69. Caregiver Support | American Heart Association... American Heart Association. Caregiver Support. ... Stroke. A full 80 percent of strokes are preventable. Learn about risk factors for stroke. ...

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

  • 70. The American Heart Association's Industry Nutrition Advisory ...... The American Heart Associations Industry Nutrition Advisory Panel. ... Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/company-collaboration/the- merican-heart-associations-industry-nutrition-advisory-panel

  • 71. Activism | American Heart Association... American Heart Association. ... researchers, healthcare providers, government and professional organizations. ... world free of heart disease and stroke. ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/company-collaboration/acti ism

  • 72. Fitness | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/fitness

  • 73. Fundraising Events | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/get-involved/ways-to-give/for-companies/f ndraising-events

  • 74. Estate Plan Notification | American Heart Association... If you have included a gift to the American Heart Association or American Stroke Association in your estate plan, but have not notified us previously ...

    www.heart.org/en/get-involved/ways-to-give/wills-trusts-an uities/wills-trusts-and-annuities-forms/estate-plan-notification

  • 75. Tia Timpson: Survives Stroke at 20, Walks 5K -- Go Red For ...... “I've learned that stroke can happen to ... The American Heart Association's hospital quality programs and accreditation helps improve patient care. ». ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/living-with-hear -disease/tia-timpson-survivor-of-stroke-at-20/

  • 76. Insomnia May Significantly Raise Stroke Risk -- Go Red For ...... with insomnia compared to those who don't have trouble sleeping, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/insomnia-may-significantly-raise-stroke-risk/

  • 77. Advocate | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/get-involved/advocate

  • 78. Ways to Give | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

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

  • 79. Eating More Fiber May Reduce Stroke Risk -- Go Red For ...... with soluble fiber and stroke risk, and ... is lower than the American Heart Association's recommendation of ... to lower risk for strokes,” Threapleton said. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/eating-more-fibe -may-reduce-stroke-risk/

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

    professional.heart.org/professional/GuidelinesStatements/U M_316885_Guidelines-Statements.jsp

  • 81. Advancing Million Hearts® | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/professional/million-hearts/advancing-mil ion-hearts

  • 82. Understand Your Risk for PAD | American Heart Association... Family History and Heart Disease, Stroke. ... on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, based on scientific ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/peripheral-artery-disease/u derstand-your-risk-for-pad

  • 83. How To Get Your Cholesterol Tested | American Heart ...... The American Heart Association recommends that all adults 20 or older ... their doctor to determine their risk for cardiovascular disease and stroke. ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/cholesterol/how-to-get-your cholesterol-tested

  • 84. HDL (Good), LDL (Bad) Cholesterol and Triglycerides ...... the artery walls, which increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. ... has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, based on ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/cholesterol/hdl-good-ldl-ba -cholesterol-and-triglycerides

  • 85. Fellowship - Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing ...... leadership in cardiovascular and stroke nursing, leadership ... in the American Heart Association or similar organizations/associations in countries ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/MembershipCouncils/Fel owofAHAFAHA/UCM_321440_Fellowship---Council-on-Cardiovascular-and-Stroke-Nursing-CVSN.jsp oke-Nursing-CVSN.jsp

  • 86. Continuing Education (ISC)... International Stroke Conference 2018 CME/CE ... The American Heart Association designates this live ... 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/EducationMeetings/Meet ngsLiveCME/InternationalStrokeCofnerence/UCM_424543_Continuing-Education-ISC.jsp ion-ISC.jsp

  • 87. Advocacy Fact Sheets | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/about-us/policy-research/advocacy-fact-sh ets

  • 88. Can Processed Foods Be Healthy Infographic | American ...... blood pressure, a primary risk factor for heart disease and stroke. [4]. ... American Heart Association advocates have written more than 29,000 letters to ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/healthy-eating/eat-smart/n trition-basics/can-processed-foods-be-healthy-infographic

  • 89. HF Path Heart Failure Self Management Tool | American Heart ...... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-failure/heart-failure tools-resources/hf-path-heart-failure-self-management-tool

  • 90. New Guidelines to Reduce Stroke Risk in Women — Go Red ...... related factors,” said Cheryl Bushnell, MD, MHS, author of the new scientific statement published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/new-guidelines-reduce-stroke-risk-women/


Our Mission

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%