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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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Donna Montalto, Westchester, NY

Donna Montalto explains how her background in women’s health got her involved in the AHA.

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Joan Acevedo, Freehold, NJ

Meet Joan: cardiac arrest survivor and dedicated "You're the Cure" advocate.

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AHA's Leadership in Advocacy Award goes to Richard Veilleux

Well deserved award for phenomenal AHA volunteer, Richard Veilleux.

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Jason Feid

Jason Feid has been a long American Heart Association volunteer, board member and advocate for over 20 years.

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Meet Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivor Mark Witte

They say you never want to die at your desk. Well, I did...

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Meet Eric Prullage

Meet Eric Prullage who performed CPR on his professor.

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Meet Kason Reed

Meet Kason Reed who was saved by CPR from a near-drowning.

 

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