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Quitting smokingwww.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/QuitSmoking/Quit-Smoking_UCM_001085_SubHomePage.jsp
  • 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. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/IssuesandCampaigns/Prevent 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. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/HighBloodPressure/Preven 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 ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Advocate/StateIssues/Tobacco-Contro ---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 ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/HealthierKids/LifesS 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. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/QuitSmoking/Quitting esources/Smoking-Cardiovascular-Disease-Heart-Disease_UCM_305187_Article.jsp cle.jsp

  • 6. E-cigarette use triples for middle and high school students ...... among middle and high school students in the past year and now surpasses traditional cigarettes and every other tobacco product, according to the ...

    blog.heart.org/e-cigarette-use-triples-for-middle-and-high school-students/

  • 7. Key Issues - You're the CureKey Issues. Tobacco Control. ... CVS stores now tobacco-free, changes name to reflect health focus. Posted September 3, 2014. ...

    yourethecure.org/aha/advocacy/issuedetails.aspx?IssueId=To acco%20Control

  • 8. 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. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/General/Family-Smoking-Prevention-a d-Tobacco-Control-Act_UCM_442009_Article.jsp

  • 9. 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 ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/QuitSmoking/Quit-Smo ing_UCM_001085_SubHomePage.jsp

  • 10. On Fifth Anniversary of Landmark Tobacco Law,Leading ...... DC On the fifth anniversary of the landmark 2009 law granting the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority over tobacco products, 10 ...

    newsroom.heart.org/news/on-fifth-anniversary-of-landmark-t bacco-law-leading-health-groups-call-on-fda-to-prioritize-three-actions-to-accelerate-progress-against-tobacco-use ns-to-accelerate-progress-against-tobacco-use



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%