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  • 21. Women, Heart Disease and Stroke Brochure Information about the seriousness of heart disease and stroke, related risk factors (including family history, diabetes, cholesterol, and high blood pressure), warning signs, and what to do in an acute event.
  • 22. Fairbanks Go Red For Women Go Red For Women in Fairbanks, Alaska.
  • 23. Issues and Campaigns Federal issues landing page
  • 24. South Sound Goes Red February 3 is the American Heart Association?s Lobby Day. Join our volunteers as we head to Olympia to help shape health policy in our state. February 6 is National Wear Red Day®. Wear red, raise awareness and inspire others. Download our toolkit now.
  • 25. Boston Goes Red For Women® Go Red For Women celebrates the energy, passion and power we have as women to band together to wipe out heart disease and stroke right here in Boston, MA!
  • 26. Sacramento Goes Red For Women It's easy, it's free, and it could help save your life. Join the Go Red For Women movement and get the tools, resources and inspiration you need to love your heart.
  • 27. Boston Circle of Red Description of Boston's Circle of Red.
  • 28. Ventura County Goes Red For Women Thank you to everyone who made the Go Red For Women Luncheon in Ventura County a success. We look forward to seeing you at the 2014 event!
  • 29. High Blood Pressure and Women The American Heart Association explains higher risk for high blood pressure, also called hypertension, in women including birth control and high blood pressure, pregnancy and preeclampsia, Pregnancy Induced Hypertension (PIH), toxemia of pregnancy and menopause and high blood pressure.
  • 30. Common Misconceptions about Cholesterol The American Heart Association common misconceptions regarding cholesterol levels.

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  • 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%