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  • 51. Health Threats From High Blood Pressure | American Heart ...... stroke event? Check your risk. *All health/medical information on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/high-blood-pressure/health- hreats-from-high-blood-pressure

  • 52.[PDF] Tedy's Team/The American Stroke Association is proud to be ...Page 1. Tedy's Team/The American Stroke Association is proud to be a Boston Marathon® Official Charity. If you are interested ...

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  • 53.[PDF] Tedy's Team/The American Stroke Association participates in ...Page 1. Tedy's Team/The American Stroke Association participates in one-two travel races per calendar year. If you are ...

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  • 54. 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 ...

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  • 55. The American Heart Association's Industry Nutrition Advisory ...... Information. Heart & Stroke News; Policy ... The American Heart Associations Industry Nutrition ... The American Heart Association's Industry Nutrition ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/company-collaboration/the- merican-heart-associations-industry-nutrition-advisory-panel

  • 56. Caregiver Support | American Heart Association... Caregiver Support. American Heart Association. Caregiver Support. ... Learn about heart conditions. Stroke. A full 80 percent of strokes are preventable ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/caregiver-support

  • 57. Pediatric Stroke Resources... range of outcomes of all types of pediatric strokes. ... or getting involved in pediatric stroke activities is ... Sickle Cell Disease Association of America The ...

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  • 58. 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 ...

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  • 59. Mycle Brandy - Walking Across America... It worked for me. After my strokes and other serious health challenges, the American Stroke Association gave me a new lease on life. ...

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  • 60. Ways to Give | American Heart Association... Get Involved: Give; Advocate; Volunteer; SHOP. Our Sites. Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC; ...

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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%