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  • 71. 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/

  • 72. Heart-and-Stroke-Encyclopedia - 2004-11-25 - The American ...... Heart and Stroke Encyclopedia. ... medical information on this website has been reviewed and approved by the American Heart Association, based on ...

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  • 73. What Happens Next? - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... With that in mind last year, stroke experts from the American Stroke Association published its first-ever Guidelines for Stroke Rehabilitation and ...

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  • 74. 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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  • 75. Branding Infographics... American Heart Association and American Stroke Association Infographics. Heart. ... American Stroke Association Stroke Infographic. ...

    www.localheart.org/branding/BrandGuidelines/Branding-Infog aphics_UCM_466727_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 76. Subscribe... Edit Module Copyright 2018 American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association. All rights reserved. ...

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  • 77. World Stroke Day - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall 2015... over 60 society members, including the American Stroke Association, from 85 ... WSO awarded the ASA first place among stroke organizations for our ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/World-Str ke-Day/

  • 78. High Blood Pressure Video Branding Page... org. The American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association are a content-sensitive advertiser. Our public ...

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  • 79. Eating More Fiber May Reduce Stroke Risk -- Go Red For ...... with soluble fiber and stroke risk, and ... is lower than the American Heart Association's recommendation of ... to lower risk for strokes, Threapleton said. ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/about-heart-disease/eating-more-fibe -may-reduce-stroke-risk/

  • 80. Stroke Deaths Declining - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... The American Stroke Association commissioned the statement to ... faster treatment have also prevented strokes. Improved acute stroke care and ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2014/Stroke- eaths-Declining/



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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%