Results for 'stroke association'
  • Results 121 - 150 of about 5950.
  • 121. Cumulative Effect - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... pressure, before your first stroke, your risk of suffering subsequent strokes and dementia ... in the American Heart Association's journal Stroke. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2017/Cumulat ve-Effect/

  • 122. More Good News About Aspirin - Stroke Connection ...... 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-2015/More-Go d-News-About-Aspirin/

  • 123. Congenital Risk - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring 2016... defects are more susceptible to strokes, Marelli stressed ... believe they are having a stroke, Marelli said. Source: American Heart Association News. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Congeni al-Risk/

  • 124. Changing Behavior - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... 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/Changin -Behavior/

  • 125. Survive Thrive & Lead - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... Dr. Donna Arnett, past president of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, has a couple of firsts to her credit: the first ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2014/Survive Thrive-Lead/

  • 126. Research Partnership Programs... The American Heart/Stroke Association funds investigator ... The association has also established partnerships with various organizations to fund ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ResearchPrograms/Resea chPartnerships/UCM_321397_Research-Partnership-Programs.jsp

  • 127. Protect Your Heart, Protect Your Brain... disease and stroke. In 1997, the organization created the American Stroke Association division to focus entirely on stroke. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/Understand ngRisk/Protect-Your-Heart-Protect-Your-Brain_UCM_439306_Article.jsp

  • 128. Meds Can't Work If You Don't TakeThem - Stroke Connection ...... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Meds-Ca t-Work-If-You-Dont-TakeThem/

  • 129. Little Money, Big Risk - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall ...... to the American Heart Association 2015 Statistical ... white adults to have a first-ever stroke. ... attacks, heart disease deaths, strokes and cardiovascular ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/Little-Mo ey-Big-Risk/

  • 130. A Piece of Good News - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... 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/A-Piece of-Good-News/

  • 131. A Diet Soda a Day May Raise Risk of Stroke & Dementia ...... published in the science journal Stroke, examined consumption ... not find that same association with sugary ... drinks directly cause strokes or dementia ...

    heartinsight.heart.org/Fall-2017/A-Diet-Soda-a-Day-May-Rai e-Risk-of-Stroke-Dementia/

  • 132. Paul George, The Day |... The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, in partnership with the Ad Council and pro bono agency The BAM Connection ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/resources/videos/paul-g orge-the-day/

  • 133. 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

  • 134. Privacy Policy... Edit Module Copyright 2017 American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association. All rights reserved. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Privacy-Policy/

  • 135. Contact Us... Edit Module Copyright 2017 American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association. All rights reserved. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Contact-Us/

  • 136. AHA Volunteer - Welcome Future Volunteer of AHA... sure to choose "American Heart Association" as your ... National Walking Day, American Stroke Month, CPR ... funds to eligible organizations when your ...

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

  • 137. Keep Using It! - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2015... published in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ... several health problems with stroke being one ... may help prevent future strokes in older ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/Keep-Us ng-It/

  • 138. Aspirin and Heart Disease... Taking aspirin isn't advised during a stroke, because not all strokes are caused by blood clots. Most strokes are caused ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HeartAttack/PreventionTr atmentofHeartAttack/Aspirin-and-Heart-Disease_UCM_321714_Article.jsp

  • 139. High Blood Pressure is a Clue - 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-2017/High-Bl od-Pressure-is-a-Clue/

  • 140. Combo of Smaller Meds May Just Be the Dose to Lower Blood ...... Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2017/Combo-of- maller-Meds-May-Just-Be-the-Dose-to-Lower-Blood-Pressure/

  • 141. Journals... Journals. The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association publish many leading scientific journals. Highlights. Circulation. ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/Journals/UCM_316898_Jo rnals.jsp

  • 142. 2013 2014 Most Powerful Voices |... The American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association's Most Powerful Voices Gospel Music Contest was presented by Uplifting ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/all-events/events-archi e/most-powerful-voices-includes-photos-of-previous-winners/

  • 143. Benefits of Joining |... To Serve offers you access to valuable resources and tools from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association to help you on your ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/get-involved/what-joini g-means/

  • 144. Stroke Council Early Career Development... the involvement of emerging scientists with the American Heart Association. ... research projects related to cardiovascular disease, stroke and basic ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/MembershipCouncils/Sci ntificCouncils/UCM_323344_Stroke-Council-Early-Career-Development.jsp

  • 145. Retrieving Blood Clots - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall ...... most disabling strokes. "This is a watershed moment in the management of acute stroke," said Lee Schwamm, MD, an American Heart Association ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/Retrievin -Blood-Clots/

  • 146. Guidelines for Adult Stroke Rehabilitation and Recovery... No,UserLocale=null,xSubCategory=,dpEvent=null,xComments=The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association releases the 8th ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ScienceNews/UCM_485187 Guidelines-for-Adult-Stroke-Rehabilitation-and-Recovery.jsp

  • 147. Hand-in-Glove Rehab - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... 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-2017/Hand-in Glove-Rehab/

  • 148. Get Healthier One Cup at a Time - Stroke Connection ...... 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-2017/Get-Hea thier-One-Cup-at-a-Time/

  • 149. Stroke and Neuroscience... scientifically based publications, meetings, professional education, and training programs and supports the American Stroke Association's work in ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/Communities/StrokeandN uroscience/UCM_475310_Stroke-and-Neuroscience.jsp

  • 150. My Account... Edit Module Copyright 2017 American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association. All rights reserved. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/My-Account/



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