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  • 31. American Heart Association Spotlight... The American Heart Association promises to be the most trusted ... for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease and stroke. ...

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  • 32.[TEXT] xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <rss version="2.0" xmlns ...... American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.&lt;/p&gt ... mortality and recurrent stroke is immense ... than half of all strokes are attributable to ...

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  • 33. International Stroke Conference... conference, State-of-the-Art Stroke Nursing Symposium, International Stroke Conference 2019, ISC, American Stroke Association, ASA, Stroke ...

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  • 34. Target: Stroke... American Stroke Association is launching Target: Stroke Phase II to continue eliminating treatment delays for people who suffer ischemic strokes. ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/Professionals/Target-S roke_UCM_314495_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 35. Usage Policy | American Heart Association... Materials*. "Multimedia" means all media material furnished by the American Heart Association / American Stroke Association hereunder, whether ...

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  • 36. China's stroke care is improving, but the disease is still No. 1 ...... China has made strides in stroke care over ... report shows the number of strokes each year ... Monday in the American Heart Association journal Stroke ...

    www.heart.org/en/news/2018/10/29/chinas-stroke-care-is-imp oving-but-the-disease-is-still-no-1-killer

  • 37. Stroke care gains in Puerto Rico falter after Hurricane Maria ...... The American Heart Association served as a partner on ... Hispanic stroke patients in Florida saw a similar boost ... are ill-prepared to treat acute strokes. ...

    www.heart.org/en/news/2018/10/09/stroke-care-gains-in-puer o-rico-falter-after-hurricane-maria

  • 38. Diane Graf: Heart Disease and Stroke Survivor | American ...... I also want to help the American Heart Association build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. This ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-valve-problems-and-di ease/heart-valve-disease-personal-stories/diane-graf-heart-disease-and-stroke-survivor d-stroke-survivor

  • 39. Accessibility Statement | American Heart Association... Accessibility Statement. The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association strive to make our websites accessible. ...

    www.heart.org/en/about-us/statements-and-policies/accessib lity-statement

  • 40.[PDF] August 17, 2018 Dear Member of Congress, On behalf of the ...... On behalf of the American Heart Association, the American Stroke Association, and its more than 40 million volunteers and supporters, I am writing ...

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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%