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MWA WHO WE ARE
Cardiovascular diseases and stroke are major causes of death. Survivors, volunteers, advocates, healthcare providers,donors - all are building healthier lives in Iowa.
MWA WHAT WE DO
We're building healthier lives where you live and work - in the community, health care, education and research.
MWA HOW YOU CAN HELP
Touch hearts - save lives. Here’s the chance to make a real difference!
 
MWA Find Us
Northwest Iowa Regional Office
1035 N Center Point Rd Suite B
Hiawatha, IA  52233
phone: (319) 378-1763
fax: (319) 378-1783
For event information
Linda Jochim 712-255-4798

 


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The American Heart Association’s Council on Clinical Cardiology presented its highest honor, the James B. Herrick Award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Cardiology, to Kanu Chatterjee, M.B., of the University of Iowa, “in grateful recognition of  his distinguished and productive career benefitting physicians and their patients worldwide.”

Scott SanbornAs the anchor of a morning TV news show in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Scott Sanborn set the alarm clock even earlier at 1:30 a.m. to get in some exercise. Within a few minutes, he felt pain in his chest. It came and went, so he continued working out.

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Research study reported in Iowa Now indicates misplaced protein causes heart failure. View article



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A  new technique from University of Iowa
study uses a finger's pulse to measure stiffness in aorta.


How We Help You in Iowa

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Live a healthier, longer life

2015 New Year Resolutions

Life is Why I will keep these resolutions.

  1. Quit smoking.
     
  2. Cut the salt.
     
  3. Fewer sugar-sweetened drinks.
     
  4. Walk more.
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