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Results for ' healthy eating'
  • Results 41 - 50 of about 55

  • 41. Sodium and Salt The American Heart Association explains how excess sodium in the diet can lead to high blood pressure and how the average American diet gets almost twice as much sodium daily as recommended.
  • 42. 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).
  • 43. Types of Whole Grains The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart program explains the varieties and benefits of whole grains.
  • 44. Healthier Condiments How to choose and make healthier condiments
  • 45. Back to Sports Mini-Grant Requirements for Athletic Trainers Athletic trainers selected for the mini-grants are responsible for organizing, promoting, preparing and presenting the meeting and sharing outcomes and evaluations requested by the American Heart Association.
  • 46. Download Harry's Healthy Garden App Help plant the seed about how fun and tasty vegetables and fruits can be! With the help of Harry the bunny, your toddler can grow and prepare a variety of veggies in this virtual garden activity developed by BabyFirst and the American Heart Association. Download it for Apple devices today!
  • 47. The Goodness of Greens The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart program explains the different types of greens and their appearance, taste and ways to prepare them all.
  • 48. Healthy Cooking Oils 101 The American Heart Association's Simple Cooking with Heart Program teaches you how to choose heart-healthy cooking oils.
  • 49. Deciphering the Menu Nutrition Center - Dining Out - Deciphering the Menu
  • 50. Back to Sports Program Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) The American Heart Association's Back to Sports Program Frequently Asked Questions.


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%