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  • 1. Building a Tobacco-Free NationNational advocacy department web page with general info on AHA's federal and state tobacco control work. ... Building a Tobacco-Free Nation. ... on/Building-a-Tobacco-Free-Nation_UCM_311388_Article.jsp

  • 2. Tobacco and Blood PressureThe American Heart Association explains how tobacco affects blood pressure and the benefits of quitting smoking. ... Tobacco and Blood Pressure. ... ionTreatmentofHighBloodPressure/Tobacco-and-Blood-Pressure_UCM_301886_Article.jsp _Article.jsp

  • 3. Tobacco Control - State IssuesSmoking not only takes lives of those who use tobacco, but also those exposed to secondhand smoke. Smokeless tobacco ... ---State-Issues_UCM_458694_Article.jsp

  • 4. Hey Kids, Don't Smoke, Use Smokeless Tobacco, or Nicotine ...The American Heart Association helps kids understand the importance of not smoking or using smokeless tobacco products with Life's Simply 7 for ... mple7forKids/Hey-Kids-Dont-Smoke-Use-Smokeless-Tobacco-or-Nicotine-Products_UCM_466542_Article.jsp oducts_UCM_466542_Article.jsp

  • 5. Smoking & Cardiovascular Disease (Heart Disease)... Fighting Tobacco Deaths through Advocacy. ... Read more about how we are Reducing Tobacco-Related Deaths Through Advocacy. ... esources/Smoking-Cardiovascular-Disease-Heart-Disease_UCM_305187_Article.jsp cle.jsp

  • 6. Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control ActThis webpage shows a timeline of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. ... Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. ... d-Tobacco-Control-Act_UCM_442009_Article.jsp

  • 7. Quit SmokingThe American Heart Association states that smoking is the most important preventable cause of premature death in the United States. Learn how to quit ... ing_UCM_001085_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 8. Tobacco use fueled by e-cigs, hookah remains high among ...... Tobacco use fueled by e-cigs, hookah remains high among US Hispanics/Latinos. By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS. ... high-among-u-s-hispanicslatinos/

  • 9. Health Groups Back Efforts to Protect Tobacco Control ...... reports that a proposal offered this week would protect the rights of participating nations to adopt public health measures to reduce tobacco use and ... ct-tobacco-control-measures-under-trans-pacific-partnership-agreement

  • 10. Tobacco Control... Tobacco Control. ... The current priority is to reduce exposure to secondhand smoke by reducing tobacco use, particularly among children. ... Tobacco-Control_UCM_425227_Article.jsp

Our Mission

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

American Heart Association
2013-2014 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 21.8%
  • Public Health Education: 36.4%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.2%
  • Community Services: 6.7%
  • Management & General: 8.6%
  • Fundraising: 12.3%