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  • 81. Work with Your Health Care Team The American Heart Association explains the importance of working with your healthcare team to learn your family history of diabetes, adhere to your treatment plan and be honest about it, monitoring your health numbers and seeing your healthcare provider regularly.
  • 82. Smart Substitutions The American Heart Association explains that healthy substitutions can help you cut down on saturated fats, trans fats and cholesterol, while noticing little, if any, difference in taste.
  • 83. How to Use Fresh Herbs The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart program explains how to cook with fresh herbs, their flavor and what foods they are paired best with.
  • 84. Knife Skills 101 The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart program teaches you how to use knives safely.
  • 85. Teaching Gardens thrive in inner-city settings Teaching Gardens are taking root in many Latino communities around Southern California this spring -- teaching kids where food comes from and how eating fresh fruits and vegetables can improve their health.
  • 86. Top 5 Tips to Deal with Picky Eaters (Both Kids & Adults) The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart program offers these tips to deal with picky eaters (both kids and adults).
  • 87. Types of Whole Grains The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart program explains the varieties and benefits of whole grains.
  • 88. Healthier Condiments How to choose and make healthier condiments
  • 89. Summer Tips for a Healthy Heart The American Heart Association offers these top tips for staying heart healthy this summer.
  • 90. Guide to Using Your New Marketplace Coverage The American Heart Association offers this information from Healthcare.gov for consumers who signed up to receive healthcare effective January 1, 2014.


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
2015-2016 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research 20.3%
  • Public Health Education 36.7%
  • Professional Education and Training 16.7%
  • Community Services 8.1%
  • Management and General 7.1%
  • Fund Raising 11.1%