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  • 11. Alcohol and Heart Health... reduce clot formation and reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke. ... merits further research, but right now the American Heart Association does not ...

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  • 12. American Heart Association Spotlight... Nurse Practitioners / Nurses; Stroke-related medical ... The American Heart Association designates this ... 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ...

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  • 13. American Heart Association Spotlight... Live activity, Spotlight Series: Stroke Prevention in ... 1 Credit TM from organizations accredited by ... The American Heart Association is accredited ...

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  • 14. American Heart Association thanks Congress for passing ...... The American Heart Association especially wants to ... on Medicare who suffer from strokes need fast ... Stroke patients in urban/suburban areas have ...

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  • 15. American Heart Association/American Stroke Association ...... Medical institutions, health organizations and universities; ... of American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Embargo Policies: ...

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  • 16. AHA/ASA Logos... A PNG should never be used in printing. Downloadable American Heart Association | American Stroke Association® Logo Packages. ...

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  • 17. American Heart Association - Localization By State / City... we invest over $132 million a year ($3.2 billion since 1949) in heart and stroke research that ... American Heart Association 2016-2017 Expenditures. ...

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  • 18. Stroke In Children... About 10 percent of children with sickle cell disease suffer a stroke 1 . There is a high risk of repeat strokes, but this can be reduced by blood ...

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  • 19. FUNraise: Create a Fundraiser for Heart and Stroke ...... funds this holiday season to help end heart disease and stroke. ... Policy | Linking Policy | Diversity | Careers©2018 American Heart Association, Inc. ...

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  • 20. Read SC Now... For over 22 years Stroke Connection has been providing stroke families with a wealth of information and inspiration supporting recovery ...

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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%