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  • 51. Join Kids With Heart Have you or someone you care about suffered from heart disease or stroke? Give hope to others by sharing your story. At the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, we often get requests from the media, companies, schools, etc. for individuals to come and speak or just share their story. If your story fits a request made to us, we will contact you and ask for your permission to use your story. We do not share this information without prior permission from you. Kids, be sure to get your parent?s permission to get involved with us. If you are under 18 we will need a release form signed by a parent or legal guardian before publishing your story. Please contact Carrie Vines to complete this process. Thank you in advance for your help as we work together in the fight against heart disease and stroke!
  • 52. Protect Your Heart in the Heat Hot Weather and heart disease can be a dangerous combination. The american Heart Association explains the symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke you should know if you have a cardiovascular condition before spending a day in the sun.
  • 53. A daughter's devotion lives on December eblast WPK
  • 54. Let's Talk About Stroke and Rehabilitation Let's talk about stroke and rehabilitation.
  • 55. Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Patient Management Tool Stroke Patient Management Tool
  • 56. You May Not Be Thinking About Stroke... You May Not Be Thinking About Stroke, but 23 area hospitals are. This is a listing of all Get With the Guidelines Stroke awardees in the Houston area.
  • 57. Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Clinical Tools Get With The Guidelines®?Stroke Clinical Tools Library
  • 58. Let's Talk About Changes Caused by Stroke Learn about the changes that are caused by stroke.
  • 59. AFib Social Media Graphic Stroke and HF Risk Download this graphic showing greater risk of stroke and heart failure if you have atrial fibrillation, or AFib.
  • 60. Orange County Stroke Check2 Placentia-Linda Hospital, Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center, Los Alamitos Medical Center and Lakewood Regional Medical Center are proud to support the American Heart Association?s My Heart. My Life campaign.

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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%