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  • 91. Heart-Check Recipe Certification Program Nutrition Requirements The American Heart Association and The Heart-Check mark take the guesswork out of spotting heart-healthy recipes. Learn more about the nutritional requirements for recipe certification.
  • 92. Polyunsaturated Fats The American Heart Association explains good fats like polyunsaturated fats.
  • 93. Cooking for Lower Cholesterol How can you lower high cholesterol? The American Heart Association offers these tips to cooking low-fat and low-cholesterol foods that help you manage your blood cholesterol level and reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke.
  • 94. Healthy Living The American Heart Association's Healthy Living website has information on nutrition, physical activity, weight management, stress management, how to raise your kids healthier and also information on how to quit smoking. Learn how to lose weight, lower stress, eat healthy, stop smoking, get more exercise and teach kids how to live healthy.
  • 95. Whole Grains The American Heart Association has all the information you need on whole grains and including them as part of a heart-healthy diet.
  • 96. Meat & Fish The American Heart Association has all the information you need on meat and including it as part of a heart-healthy diet.
  • 97. How a Food Becomes Heart-Check Certified The American Heart Association explains how a food becomes Heart-Check certified.
  • 98. The Diabetic Diet The American Heart Association explains that if you?re a person with diabetes, you may juggle a lot of concerns. Eating a healthy diet is a big part of the balancing act.
  • 99. Fruits and Vegetables The American Heart Association has all the information you need on fruits and vegetables and including them as part of a heart-healthy diet.
  • 100. Fats 101 The American Heart Association explains all you need to know about the different types of fats; good and bad.


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%