Newsletter Feature - IN
GUEST BLOG: Heart-Healthy Summertime!
Summer is one of the best times of the year, and it typically comes with more freedom and opportunity to be outside, especially for our kiddos! However, it can also become easy to lack motivation or become overwhelmed by the summer heat when we aren’t paying direct attention to how we can prevent things like heat stroke and exhaustion.
Happy Minds. Healthy Hearts.
Did you know your four-legged friend could help boost health and well-being? Heart disease and stroke are the world’s top killers. Studies show that pets are good for your health. They can help you get more exercise, may lower blood pressure and cholesterol, cut stress and boost happiness.
hero_image_alt_text===It's a pug!
thumbnail_alt_text===It's a pug!
May is National Stroke Month
May is National Stroke Month and it’s a good time to make sure we are all aware of strokes. Not only how to prevent and treat them, but how to ensure everyone has access to quality stroke care.
hero_image_alt_text===Every 40 seconds someone in the U.S. suffers a stroke
thumbnail_alt_text===Every 40 seconds someone in the U.S. suffers a stroke
T-CPR is now law in Indiana
The Telephone CPR or T-CPR bill was signed into law by Governor Holcomb! The new T-CPR law will provide training to emergency dispatchers on how to give the caller instruction to provide CPR to a person in need of emergency care.
Remembering Buzz Bowen, a true advocate for AHA
Winfred "Buzz" Bowen was an advocate and a leader in Indiana. His energy and passion for heart health will be missed by all who knew him.
hero_image_alt_text===Picture of Buzz Bowen
thumbnail_alt_text===Picture of Buzz Bowen
Meet Katey Aquilina, your new Grassroots Manager
Hello, You're the Cure advocates! I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself and let you know a little about me while I'm learning so much about all of you and the great work you do!
hero_image_alt_text===Image of Katey
thumbnail_alt_text===Image of Katey
Happy Holidays, Superheroes!
As we enjoy this season of thanks, we would be remiss if we didn’t express our sincerest thanks to you, our advocates. Though we live in different places across the country, we all come together to use our superhero advocacy powers – you are saving lives by using your voice!
Tobacco Tax to Lead 2019 Agenda
Each year we inch closer to making this a reality and we’re making an all-out push in 2019 to see that an increased tobacco tax finally crosses the finish line. Why is this important?
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
The following story was originally posted on the American Heart Association News site on July 2, 2018.