Results for 'Heart Attack - Coronary Heart Disease - Metabolic Syndrome Risk Assessment'
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  • 1. 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

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

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/consumer-healthcare/what-is cardiovascular-disease/heart-health-risk-assessments-from-the-american-heart-association n-heart-association

  • 3. Coronary Artery Disease - Coronary Heart Disease | American ...... Obesity may also be a risk factor ... Coronary artery disease is preventable, agreed Johnny Lee, MD ... Understand Your Risks to Prevent a Heart Attack. ...

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

  • 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/2018/05/01/risk-assessment-calculato -accurately-predicts-heart-attacks-strokes

  • 5. New heart disease and stroke prevention guidelines released... factors for obesity-related health problems to benefit ... transient ischemic attack, or coronary or other ... predicting the chances of heart attack or stroke ...

    www.heart.org/en/news/2018/05/01/new-heart-disease-and-str ke-prevention-guidelines-released

  • 6. PAD Resources | American Heart Association... people with PAD have a higher risk of coronary artery disease, heart attack or stroke. ... series created by the American Heart Association through ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/peripheral-artery-disease/p d-resources

  • 7. 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

  • 8. 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

  • 9. 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

  • 10. 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 ...

    www.heart.org/en/professional/workplace-health/workplace-h alth-achievement-index/get-started-terms-,-a-,-conditions-for-use-with-workplace-health-achievement-index h-workplace-health-achievement-index



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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%