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  • 301. The Truth About Caregiving - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... Life Is Why. Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ... Practical tips and advice for day-to day living after stroke. Life At The Curb. ...

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  • 302. Keeping Your Balance After Stroke... Some strokes affect the brainstem, and if this occurs, the vestibular system is injured. ... There is a life after stroke, and we're here to help. ...

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  • 303. Jerry Doran's Story... After a severe brain stem stroke five years ago at age 49, Jerry could not breathe without a respirator, eat or talk for several days. ...

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  • 304. Bathing Tips for Stroke Survivors... Bathing Tips for Stroke Survivors. Updated:Mar 6,2015. Getting Ready. ... Put on slipper-socks with non-skid soles after your shower. ...

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  • 305. Healthy Eating Keeps Your Brain Sharp... seem to matter for your brain health later in life, said Dr ... sharp by following these American Heart Association/American Stroke Association dietary ...

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  • 306. Rehab and Regaining Independence... that you must change, relearn or redefine how you live. ... Articles. 1 15 Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; ...

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  • 307. Communication and Swallowing Resources... Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; 2 What Is an Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)? 3 Ischemic Strokes (Clots); 4 ...

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  • 308. Rick Bonifazio: Post-Therapy Therapy... I get people after their insurance coverage has run out. I've worked with about 20 stroke survivors over the last seven years. ...

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  • 309. Caregiver Guide... Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; 2 What Is an Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)? 3 Ischemic Strokes (Clots); 4 ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/LifeAfterStroke/ForFam lyCaregivers/Caregiver-Guide_UCM_457471_Article.jsp

  • 310. Revisiting PT After 15 Years - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... letter of apology to her daughter, Katie, for all the ways Mom's stroke changed their lives. ... Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2016/Revisitin -PT-After-15-Years/

  • 311. Auditory Overload... Auditory Overload. Updated:Nov 14,2016. Excerpted from "Auditory Overload" appearing in Stroke Connection Magazine January/February 2002. ...

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  • 312. Unexpected Expenses - Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter ...... Life Is Why. Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ... Practical tips and advice for day-to day living after stroke. Life At The Curb. ...

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  • 313. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 314. Up, Up and Away by John Kawie... Excerpted from John Kawie's column "Life At The Curb" in the November/ December 2006 ... It's a daunting place anyway, but after a stroke it's an ...

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  • 315. Dressing Tips for Stroke Survivors... Excerpted from "Managing Your New Life: Tips and Timesavers for Survivors", Stroke Connection November/December 2003 (Last science update ...

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  • 316. Tips and Tricks | Stroke Connection Magazine... a way of straightening out emotional knots, a way of achieving balance in our lives so that a ... Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ...

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  • 317. Tips For Caring for a Loved One in Long-Term Care... published in the November/December 2009 issue of Stroke Connection. ... If your faith is an important component of your life, nurture it. Dealing with ...

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  • 318. Central Pain Resources... Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; 2 What Is an Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)? 3 Ischemic Strokes (Clots); 4 ...

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  • 319. SCM Summer 2014... In an effort to improve the lives of survivors ... a list of centers now using the Life Participation Approach ... After scoring a thousand points in high school ...

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  • 320. Stroke Connection Magazine - Winter 2018... Life Is Why. Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ... Practical tips and advice for day-to day living after stroke. Life At The Curb. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Winter-2018/

  • 321. Shopping Tips for Stroke Survivors... Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; 2 What Is an Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)? 3 Ischemic Strokes (Clots); 4 ...

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  • 322. 404 Error PageSkip to Content American Stroke Association Together To End Stroke. Local Info Languages Careers Volunteer Donate. Search. ...

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  • 323. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 324. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 325. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 326. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 327. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 328. Stroke Recovery Resources... After Stroke (PDF); Living at Home After Stroke (PDF); ... Cryptogenic Stroke Patient Resources. A Patient Guide to Understanding Strokes of Unknown ...

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  • 329. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 330. Dressing Tips for Stroke SurvivorsSkip to Content American Stroke Association Together To End Stroke. Local Info Languages Careers Volunteer Donate. Search. ...

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  • 331. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 332. Physical Activity Keeps Your Mind Sharp Now and Later... Learn which factors you can treat or control - and those you cannot - and what you can do to lower your risk of stroke. Life is Why We Ride. ...

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  • 333. Stroke Connection Summer 2015... Life Is Why. Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ... Practical tips and advice for day-to day living after stroke. Life At The Curb. ...

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  • 334. Shopping Tips for Stroke Survivors... Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; 2 What Is an Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)? 3 Ischemic Strokes (Clots); 4 ...

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  • 335. Resources | Stroke Connection Magazine... a way of straightening out emotional knots, a way of achieving balance in our lives so that a ... Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ...

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  • 336. Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer 2016... Sharing My WOW. Life-altering events force us to look back on our lives. ... Life Is Why. Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ...

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  • 337. Behavioral Effects Resources... Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; 2 What Is an Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)? 3 Ischemic Strokes (Clots); 4 ...

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  • 338. Beyond All Expectations - Stroke Connection Magazine - Fall ...... stories and finding hope in how others have made significant improvements in their lives. ... Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ...

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  • 339. Secrets of Success: Acceptance... Learn to laugh about it and keep humor in your life.. ... We just live differently, said Sherry ... too, said David Layton, who loves sailing and lives in North ...

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  • 340. Healthy Eating Keeps Your Brain Sharp... seem to matter for your brain health later in life, said Dr ... sharp by following these American Heart Association/American Stroke Association dietary ...

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  • 341. Tedy's Team Turns 10: A Stroke on the Ice - Stroke ...... Life Is Why. Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ... Practical tips and advice for day-to day living after stroke. Life At The Curb. ...

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  • 342. Steps to Improve Communication for Survivors with Dysarthria... Dysarthria is a speech impairment that sometimes occurs after a stroke. It can affect the precision of speech sounds (pronunciation ...

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  • 343. Thanks For The Memories by John Kawie... I needed them. Desperately. My memory was shot after the stroke. But Post-Its saved my life, my dignity and, many times, both. ...

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  • 344. Stroke Connection Winter 2017... a way of straightening out emotional knots, a way of achieving balance in our lives so that a ... Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ...

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  • 346. Working on Fine Motor Skills - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... a serious impact on a survivor's life, particularly on ... to be successful in their everyday lives throughout their ... that stroke survivors can live life to the ...

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  • 347. Sharing My WOW - Stroke Connection Magazine - Summer ...... events force us to look back on our lives. ... That's the way life goes, everything does happen for a ... Take action to live a healthier life before tragedy ...

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  • 348. DeFannie Davis... of three daughters, two of whom still live at home. ... are no family vacations, and since life is frequently ... After speaking at a Cover the Uninsured Week ...

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  • 357. Behavioral Effects Resources... Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved One Has Had a Stroke; 2 What Is an Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)? 3 Ischemic Strokes (Clots); 4 ...

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  • 358. Stroke Connection Spring 2014... Life Is Why. Everyone has a reason to live a longer, healthier life. ... Practical tips and advice for day-to day living after stroke. Life At The Curb. ...

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  • 359. Jeans, The Impossible Jeans by John Kawie... Excerpted from John Kawie's column "Life At The Curb" in the March/April 2006 ... the waist to make it easier for me to put them on after the stroke. ...

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  • 360. Being A Communication Partner... Ever since Bob's stroke last fall, Joan has brought me casserole dishes once a week ... Word after word would tumble out of his mouth, unsuccessfully ...

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  • 361. DeFannie Davis... of three daughters, two of whom still live at home. ... are no family vacations, and since life is frequently ... After speaking at a Cover the Uninsured Week ...

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  • 362. Personal Stories of Stroke Caregivers... Lisa Young Lisa Young lives in Pasadena, Md., with ... The other Kleff children live out of state, and ... 15 Things Caregivers Should Know After a Loved ...

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  • 364. Spasticity... Heart Insight Magazine. Learn more about physical challenges after stroke. This content was last reviewed on 03/18/2013. ...

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  • 365. Personal Stories of Returning to School or Work... 1992. She was 49. Twelve years later she sees the stroke as a blessing, one that has given her a satisfying purpose in life. ...

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  • 366. Healthy Eating Keeps Your Brain Sharp... seem to matter for your brain health later in life, said Dr ... sharp by following these American Heart Association/American Stroke Association dietary ...

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  • 367. Healthy Eating Keeps Your Brain Sharp... seem to matter for your brain health later in life, said Dr ... sharp by following these American Heart Association/American Stroke Association dietary ...

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  • 368. Healthy Eating Keeps Your Brain Sharp... seem to matter for your brain health later in life, said Dr ... sharp by following these American Heart Association/American Stroke Association dietary ...

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  • 369. Healthy Eating Keeps Your Brain Sharp... seem to matter for your brain health later in life, said Dr ... sharp by following these American Heart Association/American Stroke Association dietary ...

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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%