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A Culture of Health
Imagine a Puget Sound where healthy choices are equitable and accessible, where your freeway exit does not determine your health. We are fighting heart diseases and stroke, the No. 1 and No. 5 killers of all Americans, by making the places we live, learn, work, play, pray and heal healthier.
Join the fight against heart disease and stroke at a local Puget Sound event.
- Tacoma Heart Ball, Location: LeMay - America's Car Museum, Date: FRI Apr 26 - 06:30 PM
- Seattle Heart Ball, Location: The Sanctuary Seattle, Date: SAT May 18 - 06:00 PM
- 2019 Western Region Cardiovascular and Stroke Conference, Location: Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center, Date: THU Sep 26 - 08:00 AM
My Cardiac Coach™ App
My Cardiac Coach helps survivors in their recovery progress after a heart event. Now the app includes a tool to help with emotional wellbeing, developed with support from Premera Blue Cross.
CPR Saves Lives
Emergencies leave us feeling helpless, but they don’t have to. Take two minutes to learn Hands-Only CPR(link opens in new window)(link opens in new window) now. 70 percent of out-of-hospital cardiac arrests happen in homes. When a person has a cardiac arrest, immediate CPR can double or triple their chance of survival. Prepare to save a life, find a CPR course near you today.
Healthy For Good
You don’t need a guilt trip. We know you know. You want to be Healthy For Good. And we’re here to help inspire you to create lasting change in your health and your life, one small step at a time. The approach is simple: Eat smart. Add color. Move more. Be well. Get Healthy For Good.
Being healthy and thinking you're healthy aren't the same.
Scientific Research Is the Core of all Our Efforts
Breakthroughs. Innovation. Millions of lives saved. That is American Heart Association funded research. From the first successful pacemaker to new techniques saving newborns with congenital heart defects to drug-coated stents, we fund bold ideas that transform health care.
Your Voice Matters
We will only beat heart disease and stroke if we work together. We advocate for policies that prevent cardiovascular diseases, improve the quality of and access to care, increase research funding and expand rehabilitation services.