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4H Club Kids Ride With Heart: Meet Savannah

The American Heart Association is calling all kids across the country to Ride with Heart during the month of June! We are excited to invite 4-H clubs, saddle clubs, and equine enthusiasts to support the AHA’s mission to end heart disease by Riding with Heart. This is a fun and exciting platform where your club

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Maryland Children are Breathing Easier Thanks to Governor Hogan and the General Assembly

The Maryland Tobacco Free Coalition which includes the American Heart Association (AHA), American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN),  American Lung Association (ALA), Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids, and Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation/Tobacco 21 are pleased to announce that Governor Hogan has signed HB 1169 legislation raising the minimum legal sales age of all

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4H Club Kids Ride With Heart: Meet Faith

The American Heart Association is calling all kids across the country to Ride with Heart during the month of June! We are excited to invite 4-H clubs, saddle clubs, and equine enthusiasts to support the AHA’s mission to end heart disease by Riding with Heart. This is a fun and exciting platform where your club

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Ride the Revolution! Join the American Stroke Association for CycleNation Triangle on June 15th

Join the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association for their annual CycleNation Triangle event on June 15th at Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park at 3pm. CycleNation empowers people to use cycling as a way to get brain and heart healthy — all while raising funds for community programs that will help prevent stroke

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Public blood pressure kiosk at Hampton Roads Community Health Center makes monitoring blood pressure simple and accessible for Portsmouth area residents

The American Heart Association recently installed a new blood pressure monitoring kiosk at the Hampton Roads Community Health Center (HRCHC) in Portsmouth located at 664 Lincoln Street. The center is open to the public Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8am – 5pm and Wednesday from 8am – 7pm.  New blood pressure guidelines were released

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American Heart Association Empowers HBCUs to Address Social Barriers to Health

Winston-Salem State University & Johnson C. Smith University each awarded $100,000 as American Heart Association grant recipients for building healthier communities Winston-Salem State University & Johnson C. Smith University were selected by a panel of judges on Tuesday evening April 29, 2019 to each receive a $100,000 American Heart Association (AHA) grant as part of

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Healthy Human Supports the American Heart Association through Mother’s Day Campaign

Healthy Human is joining in the fight against heart disease and stroke alongside the American Heart Association (AHA), the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular disease and stroke. Healthy Human and other companies across the country are participating in the American Heart Association’s fundraising campaign, Life Is Why We Give™. In honor

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Highlights from the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Heart & Stroke Quality Summit

The Mid-Atlantic Heart & Stroke Quality Summit took place this week in Raleigh, NC. Physicians, nurses, EMTs and other clinical care providers gathered from across the Mid-Atlantic to share knowledge with the common goal to improve care and quality of life for their patients. Topics included hypertension, cholesterol, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, cardiac emergencies and

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American Heart Association, Planet Fitness roll out donation to Boys and Girls Club in Virginia Beach

Participation in sports promotes physical activity, builds self-esteem, improves social skills and motivates children to excel academically. To encourage Virginia Beach youth to be active and play sports, the American Heart Association and local Heart and Stroke Ball sponsor, Planet Fitness, collected more than 70 athletic balls that will be donated to the Boys and