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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. American Heart Association Commends California for Raising ...Washington, DC, May 4, 2016 American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown issued the following comments today on tobacco measures signed ... -california-for-raising-tobacco-sales-age

  • 4. Tobacco Archives - News on CDC: Youth tobacco use remains stagnant. By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS. ... Push to raise age for tobacco sales gains momentum. ...

  • 5. New Youth Tobacco Survey Highlights Desperate Need for ...... 14, 2016 American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown issued the following comments on the 2015 National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS ... -desperate-need-for-final-deeming-rule-says-american-heart-association n

  • 6. CDC: Youth tobacco use remains stagnant - News on Heart. ...Overall tobacco use by middle and high school students has not changed since 2011, as cigarette use falls and e-cigarette use continues to climb. ...

  • 7. 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

  • 8. Push to raise age for tobacco sales gains momentum - News ...Raising the minimum age for tobacco sales is an issue lighting up legislative bodies nationwide. American Heart Association ... mentum/

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

  • 10. 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 ... ng_UCM_001085_SubHomePage.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
2014-2015 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 19.3%
  • Public Health Education: 38.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 15.6%
  • Community Services: 7.3%
  • Management & General: 7.7%
  • Fundraising: 11.3%