What We Do in Nebraska

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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NE Jill Duis Our Mission Survivor

Born with a complete heart block, Jill Duis, of Odell, Nebraska, has had five pacemakers, two strokes and open-heart surgery.

Her lifelong battle against heart disease and stroke has made her one of our most passionate volunteers and advocates in the legislature.