American Heart Association

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AHA tackles youth vaping crisis with massive new initiative

The American Heart Association is fighting for the country’s young people and against the vaping epidemic by funding millions in new nicotine research, working to strengthen laws and policies nationwide, and exposing the e-cigarette industry’s lies.

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Principles for improving health care

The American Heart Association has issued new health care principles for ensuring everyone has access to quality, affordable care.

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Project would help millions with high blood pressure

High blood pressure causes about half of all deaths from heart disease and stroke, yet it’s fairly easy to treat. An AHA idea to improve high blood pressure care for millions of people is one of the top contenders for a $100 million grant.

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