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  • Results 61 - 80 of about 1610.
  • 61. 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

  • 62. 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

  • 63. Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) | American Heart Association... PFOs don't actually cause strokes, but they ... a PFO, which reduces the risk of another stroke. ... approved by the American Heart Association, based on ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/congenital-heart-defects/ab ut-congenital-heart-defects/patent-foramen-ovale-pfo

  • 64. The American Heart Association and The Children's Heart ...... American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and The ... heart disease and stroke with others ... In addition, both organizations will continue ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/congenital-heart-defects/co genital-heart-defects-tools-and-resources/the-american-heart-association-and-the-childrens-heart-foundation ion-and-the-childrens-heart-foundation

  • 65. 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

  • 66. 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

  • 67. 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/

  • 68. 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/

  • 69. 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

  • 70. 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/

  • 71. Warning Signs of a Heart Attack | American Heart Association... Submit. *All health/medical information on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, based on scientific ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-attack/warning-signs- f-a-heart-attack

  • 72. Understanding Your Options When Taking Aspirin and Other ...... MD, the American Heart Association's immediate past ... ischemic attack (often called a warning stroke). ... patients experience more strokes (both those ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-attack/treatment-of-a heart-attack/understanding-your-options-when-taking-aspirin-and-other-antiplatelet-drugs -antiplatelet-drugs

  • 73. 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

  • 74. 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

  • 75. 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

  • 76. 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

  • 77. Guidelines & Statements... various cardiovascular disease and stroke topics. ... Download the association's mobile app today and ... Associations of Circulating Protein Levels With ...

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

  • 78. Why Atrial Fibrillation (AF or AFib) Matters | American Heart ...... Watch this short video explaining stroke risk: ... on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, based on ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/atrial-fibrillation/why-atr al-fibrillation-af-or-afib-matters

  • 79. 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/

  • 80. 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



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%