12 Nov 2013
Irene Lofland Advocates for Women's Heart Health
Irene Lofland has been involved with the AHA for a few years now and has played many different rolls when it comes to her volunteer efforts. Aside from being involved with our AHA You’re the Cure Network, she is very...
8 Oct 2013
Donna McDannold: How seven strokes changed my sense of humor and my life
Worldwide, one in six people will have a stroke in their lifetime and stroke claims a life every six seconds. Oklahoma advocate Donna McDannold knows that statistic quite well. When Donna experienced her first stroke, she was playing in the...
10 Sep 2013
Amy Steelman Put CPR Training in Action, Saved Daughters Life
It was hot, as Oklahoma Augusts tend to be. And with a house full of relatives and birthdays to celebrate, the kids were ready for the pool. After getting her two-year-old daughter Hannah’s bathing suit on, Amy Steelman headed upstairs...
10 Jun 2013
YTC Volunteer Spreads the Word during National CPR Week
June 1-7 was National CPR/AED Awareness Week and that means a lot of Heart Association volunteers getting the word out about how to save lives through CPR and AEDs. In Arkansas, You’re the Cure advocate Diana Boulton took it upon...