Results for 'stroke association'
  • Results 41 - 50 of about 5360.
  • 41. StrokeAssociation Audience Scrapbook... About 80 percent of strokes are preventable. ... Making good rehab decisions and taking steps to prevent a second stroke may improve quality of life. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/StrokeAsso iation-Audience-Scrapbook_UCM_497855_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 42. 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

  • 43. Tedy's Team - American Heart/American Stroke AssociationTedy's Team.

    honor.americanheart.org/site/TR/TedysTeam/TedysTeam?pg=pfi d&fr_id=4907&

  • 44. AHA/ASA Audio Library | American Heart Association... This library includes audio clips and interviews for use with American Heart Association - American Stroke Association journals, statements, and ...

    newsroom.heart.org/multimedia/audio

  • 45. Stroke in Adolescents - Stroke Connection Magazine - Spring ...... World Pediatric Stroke Association (formerly known as Brendon's Smile ... of outcomes of all types of pediatric strokes. Children's Stroke Foundation. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2016/Stroke- n-Adolescents/

  • 46. Working before and after stroke is good for brain health ...... are employed prior to and after suffering strokes are more ... preliminary research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2018/Working before-and-after-stroke-is-good-for-brain-health/

  • 47. Federal Stroke Issues... The American Stroke Association advocates for policies that enhance stroke research, improve the treatment of stroke and ensure access to ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/IssuesandCampaigns/Stroke/ ederal-Stroke-Issues_UCM_428669_Article.jsp

  • 48. Heart-and-Stroke-Encyclopedia - 2016-04-14 - Association of ...... Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. ... medical information on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, based on ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Encyclopedia/Heart-and-Stroke-Encyc opedia_UCM_445084_ContentIndex.jsp?title=2016-04-14%20-%20Association%20of%20Get%20With%20The%20Guidelines-Stroke%20Program%20Par %20of%20Get%20With%20The%20Guidelines-Stroke%20Program%20Participation%20and%20Clinical%20Outcomes%20for%20Medicare%20Beneficiaries%20With%20Ischemic%20Stroke

  • 49. Heart-Health Risk Assessments from the American Heart ...... Heart-Health Risk Assessments from the American Heart Association. ... Control. Calculator™ What's your risk for a heart or stroke event? Find out. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/More/ToolsForYourHeartHe lth/Heart-Health-Risk-Assessments-from-the-American-Heart-Association_UCM_306929_Article.jsp _UCM_306929_Article.jsp

  • 50. Blueprint for Post-Stroke Care - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... are employed prior to and after suffering strokes are more ... preliminary research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Blueprint for-Post-Stroke-Care/



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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%