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3 Tips to Manage Stress
We all have stress — at work, at home, and on the road. Sometimes we can feel especially stressed because of a bad interaction with someone, too much work, or everyday hassles like getting stuck in traffic.
Meet Tonya Chang
We’re excited to announce that Tonya Chang, Senior Director of Government Relations for Kentucky and West Virginia, has been promoted to Vice President of Field Advocacy for the Great Rivers Affiliate states of Delaware, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. As a registered nurse and invaluable American Heart Association staff member of nearly 14 years, Tonya brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to her new role.
Meet the AHA's new president
Add color with pride
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Summer Advocacy Tips
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?
AHA Support Network
You’re not alone. Make our social support network your home.
Will You Wear Red?
I’ll be rocking my red February 2nd for National Wear Red Day®. Will you join me
Eric Douglas, West Virginia
If anyone should have known the signs and symptoms of heart disease and heart attack, it was Eric Douglas. A former CPR trainer, EMT and scuba instructor who has trained more than 1,000 people to perform CPR, he still denied he was having problems. He wrote it off as “heart burn," and convinced himself he had just gotten in really bad shape.
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