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.
I never thought I'd be having heart surgery 90 minutes later.
While heading to my office at NDSU, I suddenly had crushing chest pain and nausea.
I went to the athletic trainer’s office where staff called 9-1-1 and got the AED.
In minutes, the ambulance and fire department arrived, performed a 12-lead EKG and informed the hospital that I was having a major (STEMI) heart attack.