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  • American Heart Association - American Stroke Association Joint logo

    February 16, 2018,

    American Heart Association - American Stroke Association Joint Heart and Torch logo

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  • Short kids may have higher future stroke risk

    February 15, 2018, Categories: Heart News, Stroke News

    Being a short kid is associated with increased risk of having a stroke in adulthood, according to Danish research published in Stroke, an American Heart Association journal.

  • The American Heart Association applauds McDonald’s commitment to healthier kids’ meals

    February 15, 2018, Categories: Advisories & Comments

    American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown issued the following statement today on new commitments from McDonald’s and the Alliance for a Healthier Generation. The American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular disease and stroke, promotes strategies based on the best science to improve nutrition and increase physical activity for people of all ages.

  • American Heart Association CEO Roundtable Pledges Leadership to Tackle the Opioid Epidemic

    February 12, 2018,

    The toll of increasing prescription and illicit opioid abuse, addiction, and overdose has devastated communities across the United States and has reached crisis proportions, taking a tragic toll on countless individuals and our society. Every day, an estimated 90 Americans die from an opioid overdose resulting in more than 300,000 deaths since 2000. Meanwhile, approximately 25 million Americans experience pain every day and for many, this pain interferes with their physical and mental health, work productivity, social interactions, and activities of daily living.

  • Survivors of childhood heart defects may have higher risk of premature dementia

    February 12, 2018, Categories: Heart News, Stroke News

    Study Highlight: Children born with heart defects are more likely to survive into old age because of improved early treatments, but they may be more likely to develop early-onset dementia than people born without heart defects.

  • American Heart Association logo

    February 09, 2018,

    American Heart Association Heart and Torch logo

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  • American Heart Association thanks Congress for passing stroke telemedicine and cardiac rehab legislation

    February 09, 2018, Categories: Advocacy News

    The American Heart Association today commended Congress for passing legislation that will greatly benefit the nation’s heart and stroke patients. The two-year budget deal, just approved by the House and the Senate, included provisions that expand access for telestroke and cardiac rehabilitation services, remove restrictions on Medicare therapy caps and help improve the health of patients with cardiovascular disease (CVD).

  • John J. Warner speech (h)

    February 08, 2018,

    John J. Warner, M.D. delivers his presidential address at the Opening Session of the AHA's Scientific Sessions 2017 in Anaheim, CA. 

    Warner is American Heart Association president 2017-18;  chief executive officer of UT Southwestern University Hospitals and Senior Executive Officer for Southwestern Health Resources in Dallas, Texas.

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  • John J. Warner speech (v)

    February 08, 2018,

    John J. Warner, M.D. delivers his presidential address at the Opening Session of the AHA's Scientific Sessions 2017 in Anaheim, CA. 

    Warner is American Heart Association president 2017-18;  chief executive officer of UT Southwestern University Hospitals and Senior Executive Officer for Southwestern Health Resources in Dallas, Texas.

    copyright American Heart Association  

  • John J. Warner speech (CU)

    February 08, 2018,

    John J. Warner, M.D. delivers his presidential address at the Opening Session of the AHA's Scientific Sessions 2017 in Anaheim, CA. 

    Warner is American Heart Association president 2017-18;  chief executive officer of UT Southwestern University Hospitals and Senior Executive Officer for Southwestern Health Resources in Dallas, Texas.

    copyright American Heart Association  

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