What We Do in Minnesota

OUR MISSION
Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
The American Heart Association is working to improve the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20% while reducing deaths from cardiovascular disease and stroke by 20% by the year 2020.

Our My Heart. My Life.TM prevention platform includes:

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MN Jennifer Thorson Our Mission Survivor

Jennifer Thorson, a mother of two from St. Paul, was training for her second marathon when she ignored back and arm pain for days before her heart attack.

Today she’s a Go Red volunteer, who urges others to heed heart attack warning signs.