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  • 1. Sodium and Salt... The AHA created the Salty Six to show you the top six foods that contribute the most sodium to our diets, without even picking up the salt shaker. ...

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  • 2. 6 Simple Steps for Your Whole Family to be Heart Healthy... 6 Simple Steps for Your Whole Family to be Heart Healthy. ... change your salty ways in 21 days Learn how you can lower your sodium and change ...

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  • 3. Heart Attack or Sudden Cardiac Arrest: How Are They ...People often use the terms heart attack and cardiac arrest interchangeably, but they are not synonyms. The American Heart Association explains the ...

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  • 4. Quality-Research-Publications - saltSkip to Content American Heart Association Learn and Live. Local Info Languages Careers Volunteer Donate. Search Heart.org. Search. ...

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  • 5. What are the Symptoms of High Blood Pressure?The American Heart Association explains the signs and symptoms of high blood pressure, also called hypertension and the "silent killer" because it ...

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  • 6. Shaking the Salt Habit to Lower High Blood Pressure... Table salt, sea salt and kosher salt (sodium chloride); Some over-the-counter drugs; Some prescription medications. Learn about the Salty Six. ...

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  • 7. Weight Management... Lower Your Sodium in 21 Days! change your salty ways in 21 days Learn how you can lower your sodium and change your salty ways in 21 Days! ...

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  • 8. American Heart Association Low-Salt Cookbook, 4th Edition & ...... more than 50 new recipes from less salty snacks to ... 2 Sodium and Salt; 3 Heart Attack Symptoms in Women; 4 ... 5 How to Eat Healthy; 6 Heart Attack or ...

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  • 9. American Heart Association Eat Less Salt & Sample Recipes... 2 Sodium and Salt; 3 Heart Attack Symptoms in Women; 4 What are the Symptoms of High Blood Pressure? 5 How to Eat Healthy; 6 Heart Attack or ...

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  • 10. Shaking Your Salt Habit Brochure: Reducing sodium to lower ...... Shaking Your Salt Habit Brochure: Reducing sodium to lower blood pressure. Updated:Dec 11,2017. Published by: American ...

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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

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American Heart Association
2016-2017 Expenditures

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  • Public Health Education 35%
  • Professional Education and Training 18%
  • Community Services 8.3%
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