Results for 'stroke association'
  • Results 81 - 100 of about 5610.
  • 81. 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/

  • 82. Don't Leave High Blood Pressure Untreated - Stroke ...... increase your risk of developing a brain bleed, according to research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Dont-Le ve-High-Blood-Pressure-Untreated/

  • 83. Kaysee Hyatt's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2016... the range of outcomes of all types of pediatric strokes. ... or getting involved in pediatric stroke activities is ... Sickle Cell Disease Association of America. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Kaysee-Hy tts-Why/

  • 84. Diminishing Quality of Life - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/Diminis ing-Quality-of-Life/

  • 85. 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. ...

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

  • 86. Scientific Councils... and treatment, and works actively with other organizations concerned with ... Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association to reduce ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/MembershipCouncils/Sci ntificCouncils/UCM_475327_Scientific-Councils.jsp

  • 87. A Difference in Chemistry - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2016/A-Diffe ence-in-Chemistry/

  • 88. Fellowship - Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing ...... and service in similar organizations/ associations in their ... the American Heart Association and MedPage ... Also Featuring a Stroke Rounds Section. ...

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

  • 89. Refining Stroke Treatment - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... The program, Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke, established by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association in 2003, helps ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Refinin -Stroke-Treatment/

  • 90. Unexpected Consequences - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2017/Unexpec ed-Consequences/

  • 91. 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/

  • 92. Inherited High Cholesterol Increases Risk - Stroke Connection ...... more likely to have strokes, heart attacks. ... twice the increased risk of stroke and coronary ... in the American Heart Association's journal Circulation ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Inherited High-Cholesterol-Increases-Risk/index.php?cp=2&si=15

  • 93. Profiles of Adolescent Survival - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Sickle Cell Disease Association of America. ... by the range of outcomes of all types of pediatric strokes. International Alliance for Pediatric Stroke (IAPS ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Profile -in-Adolescent-Survival/

  • 94. Making an Impact in Illinois - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Originally sponsored by the American Heart Association /American Stroke Association, SSEEO is now an independent, 501(C) 3 nonprofit ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2016/Making- n-Impact-in-Illinois/

  • 95. 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 ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/General/Patient-Inform tion-Sheets_UCM_310731_Article.jsp

  • 96. Small Strokes Offer Big Info - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Small Strokes Offer Big Info. ... will be at the highest risk of another stroke or when ... research published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2015/Small-S rokes-Offer-Big-Info/

  • 97. American Heart Association... The American Stroke Association recommends learning about stroke and taking the necessary steps as early as possible to help prevent it. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/quizTemplate.jsp?pid=ahaweb.quiz.qu zintro&quizId=800001

  • 98. 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/HEARTORG/Conditions/CongenitalHeartDefects/C ngenitalHeartDefectsToolsResources/The-American-Heart-Association-and-The-Childrens-Heart-Foundation_UCM_469156_Article.jsp -The-Childrens-Heart-Foundation_UCM_469156_Article.jsp

  • 99. Events Archive |... The American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association's Most Powerful Voices Gospel Music Contest was presented by Uplifting ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/events/events-archive/

  • 100. Because of You |... Share: Because of you, at the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association we are building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/because-of-you/



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
2015-2016 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.3%
  • Public Health Education 36.7%
  • Professional Education and Training 16.7%
  • Community Services 8.1%
  • Management and General 7.1%
  • Fund Raising 11.1%

American Heart Association Diversity Report

Attached is a copy of the American Heart Association’s 2009-2010 Annual Diversity Report. This report highlights our organization’s successes in the area of diversity with emphasis on cultural competence. The report focuses on our consumer initiatives as well as our internal initiatives. We have broadened the scope of this year’s report to showcase initiatives in each of the Affiliates. Also, we have identified key partnerships, sponsorships and strategic alliances that enhanced our efforts to reach common goals.

We truly hope that you will enjoy this copy of the report. Feel free to share copies with your colleagues and partners.

Diversity Report 2009-2010 (Spread layout)
Adobe PDF, File Size 10.9 MB

Diversity Report 2009-2010 (Single Page layout)
Adobe PDF, File Size 10.9 MB