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  • 61. 2018 Tedy's Team - American Heart/American Stroke ...Tedy's Team.

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  • 62. 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 ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/heart_disease_re earch-subcategory/depression-increases-risk-of-stroke-in-women/

  • 63. The American Heart Association's Industry Nutrition Advisory ...... The American Heart Associations Industry Nutrition Advisory Panel. ... Our Sites: American Heart Association; American Stroke Association; CPR & ECC ...

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

  • 64. 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 ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/StrokeInCh ldren/PediatricStrokeResources/Pediatric-Stroke-Resources_UCM_310945_Article.jsp Article.jsp

  • 65. Million Hearts® | American Heart Association... Search. American Heart Association. ... to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes in 5 ... selected for their impact on heart disease, stroke, and related ...

    www.heart.org/en/professional/million-hearts

  • 66. Quit Smoking Tobacco | American Heart Association... American Heart Association. Quit Smoking Tobacco. ... or Search Condition. Kick the Habit. Smoking puts you at higher risk for heart disease and stroke ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/healthy-lifestyle/quit-smo ing-tobacco

  • 67. The American Heart Association's Recommendations for ...... It also increases the risk of stroke and such other major ... The American Heart Association recommends that children and adolescents participate in ...

    www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/fitness/fitness-basics/ame ican-heart-associations-recommendations-for-physical-activity-in-children dren

  • 68. 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

  • 69. 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. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/LifeAfterStroke/Inspir tionalStories/Mycle-Brandy---Walking-Across-America_UCM_314070_Article.jsp e.jsp

  • 70. Caregiver Support | American Heart Association... American Heart Association. Caregiver Support. ... Stroke. A full 80 percent of strokes are preventable. Learn about risk factors for stroke. ...

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


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%