Results for 'stroke association'
  • Results 91 - 100 of about 6060.
  • 91. 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/

  • 92. Kaysee Hyatt's Why - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2016... Sickle Cell Disease Association of America. ... Colorado Pediatric Stroke: Parent Support Group. ... the range of outcomes of all types of pediatric strokes. ...

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

  • 93. 7 is the lucky number for reducing stroke risk... pasta plus two servings of fruits or vegetables can improve your odds of avoiding a stroke. The American Heart Association recommends eating 25 ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/News/NewsReleases/7-is-the-lucky-nu ber-for-reducing-stroke-risk_UCM_450885_Article.jsp

  • 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. 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/

  • 96. 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/

  • 97. Quitting cholesterol drugs may raise risk of another stroke ...... 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-2018/Quittin -cholesterol-drugs-may-raise-risk-of-another-stroke/

  • 98. 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/

  • 99. Readers Room... are employed prior to and after suffering strokes are more ... preliminary research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Readers-Room/

  • 100. Rehabbing Body & Mind - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... significantly improve brain function in stroke survivors, according to research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Summer-2017/Rehabbi g-Body-Mind/



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%