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  • 91. Conquer the Craving - Learning to Resist Temptation Last-minute impulses sinking your healthy eating? Try these tips for that moment of weakness from the American Heart Association
  • 92. Newer Heart Valve Surgery Options People with high risks and severe aortic valve tightness may be good candidates for a less invasive repair or an alternative treatment called a transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
  • 93. Meet Sat The American Heart Association explains saturated fats.
  • 94. Fats 101 The American Heart Association explains all you need to know about the different types of fats; good and bad.
  • 95. Kitchen Fats Quiz Are you cooking with the best kitchen fats? Take this two-part quiz from the American Heart Association to find out.
  • 96. Get Active with Dad this Father's Day The American Heart Association has these tips to get active on Father's Day.
  • 97. Ross Procedure The Ross procedure is often very effective for treating damaged aortic valves. Learn why it works
  • 98. Monounsaturated Fats The American Heart Association explains the heart-healthy benefits of monounsaturated fats.
  • 99. Understanding and Improving Cholesterol Brochure This brochure incorporates the latest guidelines to set people straight about a confusing subject: cholesterol! LDL, HDL, triglycerides, omega-3 fatty acids - everything is clarified and explained.
  • 100. Eating Fish for Heart Health The American Heart Association recommends eating fish twice a week to improve heart health.


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  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

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2012-2013 Expenditures

  • Research: 21.7%
  • Public Health Education: 36.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.7%
  • Community Services: 6.1%
  • Management & General: 8.5%
  • Fundraising: 12.2%