American Heart Association

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American Heart Association (AHA),

n.pr a national voluntary health agency that has the goal of increasing public and medical awareness of cardiovascular diseases and stroke, and thereby reducing the number of associated deaths and disabilities.
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To learn more about the Get With The Guidelines-Stroke program, visit the American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association online.
Source: American Heart Association and American Stroke Association
We're thrilled to work with American Stroke Association and Paul George to teach people the signs of a stroke so more families like Paul's can have memories together.
Rachel has been an important volunteer and advocate for the American Stroke Association for a few years now,'' said Allyson Perron, senior director of government relations for the American Heart Association.
The webinar, which is the second in a series of educational programs provided by the American Heart Association, American Stroke Association and the Alabama Department of Public Health, will offer insight into the resources and services available to Alabama hospitals as they work to improve stroke care across the state.
Join Tedy's Team to run the Boston Marathon or Falmouth Road Race while raising funds for the American Stroke Association in support of Tedy Bruschi's fight against stroke.
In just a few short years since its inception, Washington Hospital's Stroke Program has earned top honors - The Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award - which is part of the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association (ASA)'s Get With The Guidelines(SM)(GWTG) program, a national evidence-based initiative to improve stroke patients' outcomes.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Denise Jordan to the American Stroke Association National Center, 7272 Greenville Ave.
Regions Hospital's Stroke Center is getting national recognition for its outstanding care for stroke patients, receiving the Silver Performance Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association.
For those who wish, the family suggests memorial donations be made to the American Stroke Association, online at www.
According to the American Stroke Association, each year more than 700,000 people suffer a stroke--500,000 are first attacks and 200,000 are recurrent.
said John Curbishley, EVP, Business and Product Development for AccentHealth, "We are honored to be working with the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association to deepen the educational content we provide on these important subjects.

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