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Vaping and Medical Emergencies

The nationwide outbreak of serious respiratory illnesses among e-cigarette users raises increasing concern about these dangerous products.

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The American Heart Association Donor Advised Fund Program offers an easy, flexible and tax-wise way to support all your favorite charities through one account.

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Your donation will help us save and improve lives with research, education and emergency care.

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Using Apple Watch to study movement and health

AHA is collaborating on a study to explore the links between physical activity and heart health.

Vote to help improve the food system through innovation


The first-ever American Heart Association Foodscape Innovation™ Awards are recognizing big ideas to make healthier foods more accessible, desirable, sustainable, affordable and nutritious. We need your help to name the Consumer Choice awardee from our top four finalists.


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Hands-Only CPR

Hands-Only CPR can save lives. Your actions can only help.

Warning Signs

Learn about the warning signs of heart attack, stroke and cardiac arrest.