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  • 51. Top 10 Myths about Cardiovascular Disease The American Heart Association explains that the key to preventing heart disease is managing your risk factors, such as high blood pressure, high total cholesterol or high blood glucose and the best way to find out if you have one of these conditions is through screening tests during regular doctor visits.
  • 52. Let's Talk About Feeling Tired After a Stroke Let's talk about ways to increase your energy after a stroke.
  • 53. Dial Don't Drive Mississippi Dial Don't Drive Mississippi
  • 54. New Hampshire Heart and Stroke Walk The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association?s signature fundraising event, which promotes physical activity and heart-healthy living in a fun environment. The Heart Walk brings together companies, families and their teams to fight heart disease and stroke. Your company can enter one or several teams that walk and raise money together for the event. The camaraderie and friendly competition brings team members together for a very worthy cause. Companies and coworkers reap the many benefits of good health and teamwork including an increase in company pride leadership skills, community spirit and employee morale.
  • 55. Let's Talk About Emotional Changes After Stroke Learn about the emotional changes that can take place after stroke.
  • 56. Staying Active in Warm Weather The American Heart Association offers these top five tips on working out in the heat of summer.
  • 57. Vermont Go Red For Women Luncheon The American Heart Association's Vermont Go Red For Women Luncheon--filled with fun and educational opportunities--is a great day to share with friends and family.
  • 58. Personal Stories The American Heart Association offers these stories from survivors of heart disease and stroke.
  • 59. Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Overview Get With The Guidelines-Stroke: Find Out What The Program Does
  • 60. Disability Benefits and Health Insurance Options | Heart Disease and Stroke The American Heart Association explains Disability benefits and health insurance options for the disabled with heart disease or stroke.


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%