Results for 'stroke association'
  • Results 91 - 120 of about 5610.
  • 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. Inherited High Cholesterol Increases Risk - Stroke Connection ...... in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ... as effective in preventing strokes and safer ... the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Inherited High-Cholesterol-Increases-Risk/index.php?cp=4&si=45

  • 94. 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/

  • 95. 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/

  • 96. 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

  • 97. 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/

  • 98. 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

  • 99. 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

  • 100. 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/

  • 101. 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/

  • 102. Survivor Stories: Debra Davis |... According to the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, stroke is the fourth-leading cause of death, behind ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/power-to-end-stroke/sur ivor-stories/survivor-stories-debra-davis/

  • 103. Local Heart... AHA | ASA Dual Logo Visit this page to view and download American Heart Association and American Stroke Association branded logos. ...

    www.localheart.org/branding/

  • 104. 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/

  • 105. Sigma Lambda Beta, International Fraternity |... at the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. ... and the American Heart Association share a ... the two organizations established a ...

    www.empoweredtoserve.org/index.php/about/strategic-allianc s/sigma-lambda-beta/

  • 106. Distinguished Scientists... null,xSubCategory=,dpEvent=null,xComments=The American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association's Distinguished Scientists are a ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/MembershipCouncils/Dis inguishedScientists/UCM_318666_Distinguished-Scientists.jsp

  • 107. AHA/ASA Acute Ischemic Stroke Initiative... Those are just the kinds of questions that inspired the American Heart Association to develop My Cardiac Coach, a free mobile app that can help ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HeartAttack/My-Cardiac-C ach_UCM_489280_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 108. Women Delay Stroke Care, New Study -- Go Red For Women... Women with strokes caused by blood clots are less likely than ... a European study reported in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/women-delay-stroke-care-new-study/

  • 109. Don't Let Salt Sneak Up On You - Stroke Connection ...... By American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. ... Copyright 2017 American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/Dont-Le -Salt-Sneak-Up-On-You/

  • 110. How Your Donation Can Make a Difference... to help a medical student begin a career in heart or stroke research. ... The American Heart Association is proud to have funded research that has led ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Giving/YourDollarsatWork/HowYourDon tionisSpent/How-Your-Donation-Can-Make-a-Difference_UCM_316583_Article.jsp e.jsp

  • 111. 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/

  • 112. New Online Support Network... The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has created an online community called the Support Network. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2015/Social- nd-Emotional-Support-Keys-to-Recovery/New-Online-Support-Network/

  • 113. Anxiety Linked to Long-Term Stroke Risk Go Red For ...... in the American Heart Association journal Stroke from ... in anxiety associated with greater stroke risk. Researchers tracked strokes through hospital or ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/anxiety-linked-to-long-term-stroke-risk/

  • 114. 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/

  • 115. 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

  • 116. 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

  • 117. 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/

  • 118. 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/

  • 119. Early Brain Stimulation After Stroke - 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-2014/Early-B ain-Stimulation-After-Stroke/

  • 120. tPA: the Sooner, the Better - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... at the hospital have a lower risk for disability afterward, according to research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/tPA-the Sooner-the-Better/



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