Newsletter Feature - FL
Let's Chat on Sept 24
Fall Heart Walk season has officially started, and we've begun planning for the 2020 legislative sessions. Before we know it, the holiday season will be here - and we have a lot of work to do before then to raise awareness of policies that will build healthier communities.
Don’t worry, Southeast: We’re back!
We are so excited to announce that our You're the Cure advocacy chats WILL be back and ready to hit the ground running in August.
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Join us June 24th
We know May is a busy month, filled with graduation ceremonies, end of the school year activities, and the start of summer! As such, we will not host our You're the Cure Advocacy Chat this month and will pick up again in June. We invite you to join us on June 24th!
Save Your Spot for March's Advocacy Chat
We're already preparing for our next monthly 30-minute advocacy chat on Monday, March 25th at 11:30 a.m. EST. On this call, we will share which policies are gaining traction in the eastern reason and ways you can help.
FDA Takes Action to Limit E-Cig Sales
Thanks to the efforts of advocates like you, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is listening to us and wants to limit the sale and access to certain flavored tobacco products like e-cigarettes.
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Vote Yes on 9
The American Heart Association is excited that Florida voters have the opportunity to update the state's Clean Indoor Air Act by voting YES on Amendment 9 on November 6. The proposed amendment would ensure e-cigarettes are not used where smoking is already prohibited, including restaurants and indoor shopping malls.
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AHA's New Brand
For nearly 100 years, the American Heart Association has been fighting heart disease and stroke, striving to save and improve lives.
Meet the AHA's new president
Advocacy Tips for Summer
Summer is the season for the beach, backyard picnics, and pool parties. But it's also the time to make a real difference in your community and improve your advocacy skills. Here are five easy things you can do this summer to be an even more powerful advocate:
American Stroke Month 2018
Did you know that stroke is a leading cause of death and preventable disability with 7 million American adults having had a stroke? Or that someone has a stroke every 40 seconds?