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  • 1. Coronary Artery Disease - Coronary Heart Disease | American ...... women do, and they have attacks earlier in ... diabetes, the risk of heart attack or stroke ... noted a relationship between coronary heart disease risk and ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/consumer-healthcare/what-is cardiovascular-disease/coronary-artery-disease

  • 2. Heart-Health Risk Assessments from the American Heart ...... Failure; Heart Murmurs; Heart Valve Problems & Disease; ... For Companies. Volunteer; Little Hats Big Hearts; ... ll learn your risk for a heart attack or stroke ...

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  • 3. Understand Your Risks to Prevent a Heart Attack | American ...... Some scientists have noted a relationship between coronary heart disease risk and stress ... Preventing heart attacks. ... Heart attack prevention is critical ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-attack/understand-you -risks-to-prevent-a-heart-attack

  • 4. Risk assessment calculator accurately predicts heart attacks ...... the 10-year risk of heart attack and stroke ... it overestimated the risk of heart attacks and stroke ... help explain why others had problems validating the ...

    www.heart.org/en/news/2018/07/18/risk-assessment-calculato -accurately-predicts-heart-attacks-strokes

  • 5. A better way to predict heart attacks and strokes in space ...... A better way to predict heart attacks and strokes in ... who's at risk for heart attack and stroke ... Heart Association News covers heart disease, stroke and ...

    www.heart.org/en/news/2018/08/01/a-better-way-to-predict-h art-attacks-and-strokes-in-space

  • 6. Heart Murmurs and Valve Disease | American Heart ...... they have broad experience with diagnosing and treating heart valve problems. ... a specialist who regularly deals with valve disease can give ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-valve-problems-and-di ease/heart-valve-problems-and-causes/heart-murmurs-and-valve-disease

  • 7. Classes of Heart Failure | American Heart Association... of the left main coronary artery is classified ... anginal syndrome but angiographically normal coronary arteries is ... Levin RI, New York Heart ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/heart-failure/what-is-heart failure/classes-of-heart-failure

  • 8. Coarctation of the Aorta (CoA) | American Heart Association... Problems you may have. ... Patients may develop coronary artery disease, leaving them vulnerable to heart attacks. ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/congenital-heart-defects/ab ut-congenital-heart-defects/coarctation-of-the-aorta-coa

  • 9. Get Started Terms & Conditions for Use with Workplace Health ...... information to the American Heart Association, Inc. ... to these terms and conditions regarding consent ... indemnification, assumption of risk and that set ...

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  • 10. Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke Research Publications ...... prevention, stroke, transient ischemic attacks, TIA. ... or Transient Ischemic Attack with Get ... With the Guidelines, American Heart Association, Coronary ...

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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%