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  • 1. CDC: Flavored tobacco entices kids to smoke - News on Heart ...Seven in 10 middle school and high school students — or 3.26 million — who used tobacco in the previous month used a flavored variety. ...

  • 2. 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

  • 3. 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

  • 4. 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

  • 5. 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

  • 6. 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

  • 7. Health Groups Support Bills in Congress to Raise Tobacco ...Brian Schatz (D-HI) and US Rep. Diana DeGette (D-CO) that would prohibit the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21 nationwide. ... ress-to-raise-tobacco-sales-age-to-21-nationwide

  • 8. States Should Heed Strong Support for Raising Tobacco Age ...... States Should Heed Strong Support for Raising Tobacco Age of Sale, Says American Heart Association. July 07, 2015 Categories: Advocacy News. ... or-raising-tobacco-age-of-sale-says-american-heart-association

  • 9. 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

  • 10. FDA's 'First Step' on Tobacco Rule Is Positive but Not Big ...... comments today on the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) proposed rule to regulate e-cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products: “This new ... positive-but-not-big-enough-says-the-american-heart-association

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%