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Advocate Spotlight: Matt Prokop

Access to Health Care and Tobacco Prevention is why

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Advocate Spotlight: Maynard Konechne

Safety and Helping Others is why

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Jodi Smith Lemacks

My third child, Joshua, was diagnosed with a Critical Congenital Birth Defect (CCHD) before birth. Born via c-section in June of 2003, he was immediately whisked away to the hospital next door for his first of three open heart surgeries, without me even getting a glimpse of him.

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Advocate Spotlight: Marsha Waind

Access to Care is why

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Meet Alex Meixner!

Get to know Indiana advocacy staffer Alex Meixner!

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Advocate Spotlight: Rosalie Tristan

As we celebrate the 100th smoke-free city milestone in Texas, we're shining a spotlight on one of the advocates who helped make it happen. Rosalie Tristan is an advocate from Raymondville, Texas who has helped pass smoke-free ordinances in four cities. Supporting smoke-free indoor workplaces hits close to home for Rosalie who lost her daughter due to a brain aneurysm that lead to a stroke and was constantly exposed to secondhand smoke at her workplace. 

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Luis, Rhode Island

Luis is a member of Young Voices. He spoke about the importance of PE at the American Heart Association's Youth Advocacy Day at the State House.

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In a moment, everything changed for Morgan

Knowing the signs and symptoms of heart disease can save your life.

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RiseVT - Working to Address Obesity with Hard Data

Organization Promotes Making the Healthy Choice the Easy Choice. 

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Meet CT Super Advocate Leigh Pechillo

Leigh Pechillo brings an extraordinary level of commitment and passion to her work as a volunteer for the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

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