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  • 61. New Jersey Heartsavers and Stroke Heroes... children or adults), groups, organizations and businesses in ... to strengthen the American Heart Association l American Stroke Association Chain of ... -Stroke-Heroes_UCM_487431_Article.jsp

  • 62. Laws Improve Stroke Treatment - Stroke Connection ...... and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association began certifying ... 20 percent have been certified by state organizations and six ... ve-Stroke-Treatment/

  • 63. Family History and Heart Disease, Stroke... and research scientist at Duke University If you have a stroke in your ... Kraus, who is also a volunteer for the American Heart Association, said you ... /Family-History-and-Heart-Disease-Stroke_UCM_442849_Article.jsp

  • 64. 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 ... earch-subcategory/depression-increases-risk-of-stroke-in-women/

  • 65. Together to End Stroke... About 80 percent of strokes are preventable. ... Learn how to spot a stroke and get help FAST Watch this FAST Parody Music Video to learn the signs. ... -Stroke_UCM_448718_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 66. Let's Talk About Stroke Patient Information Sheets... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ... tion-Sheets_UCM_310731_Article.jsp

  • 67. Horses, Music May Boost Stroke Recovery - Stroke ...... published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke ... even years after a stroke, using motivating ... women who had suffered strokes 10 months ... ic-May-Boost-Stroke-Recovery/

  • 68. AHA/ASA Cryptogenic Stroke Initiative... STEPS TO HELP AVOID ANOTHER STROKE, Clot-related strokes are largely ... Supports the American Heart Association/American Stroke ... icStrokeInitiative/Medtronic-Cryptogenic-Stroke-Initiative_UCM_473504_SubHomePage.jsp _SubHomePage.jsp

  • 69. 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 ... ldren/PediatricStrokeResources/Pediatric-Stroke-Resources_UCM_310945_Article.jsp Article.jsp

  • 70. Issues and Campaigns... The Congressional Heart and Stroke Coalition is a bipartisan group of ... Information on how to reach the American Heart Association's federal, state ... nd-Campaigns_UCM_305155_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 71. MIND diet slows cognitive decline in stroke survivors - Stroke ...... slow cognitive decline in stroke survivors, according to preliminary research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ... t-slows-cognitive-decline-in-stroke-survivors/

  • 72. Branding Infographics... American Heart Association and American Stroke Association Infographics. Heart. ... American Stroke Association Stroke Infographic. ... aphics_UCM_466727_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 73. Professional Heart Daily | Resources for Cardiovascular and ...... Journals View All. The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association publish many leading scientific journals. Select from the list below: ...

  • 74. High Blood Pressure Video Branding Page... org. The American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association are a content-sensitive advertiser. Our public ... ssure/High-Blood-Pressure_UCM_465826_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 75. World Stroke Day - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2015... over 60 society members, including the American Stroke Association, from 85 ... WSO awarded the ASA first place among stroke organizations for our ... ke-Day/

  • 76. Recipes | Stroke Connection Magazine... Recipes. Delicious heart healthy recipes and tips from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Simple Cooking With Heart. ...

  • 77. Stroke Deaths Declining - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... The American Stroke Association commissioned the statement to ... faster treatment have also prevented strokes. Improved acute stroke care and ... eaths-Declining/

  • 78. Quality Systems of Care - State Issues... by CDC's Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry, the Joint Commission, and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. ... fCare/Quality-Systems-of-Care---State-Issues_UCM_458700_Article.jsp

  • 79. 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. . ... -disease/tia-timpson-survivor-of-stroke-at-20/

  • 80. 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. ... earch-subcategory/insomnia-may-significantly-raise-stroke-risk/

Our Mission


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%