hidden Greater Philadelphia American Heart Association Names New Board Members to its Regional Board of Directors

Greater Philadelphia American Heart Association Names New Board Members to its Regional Board of Directors

Six Community Leaders and Medical Professionals Step into Leadership Roles The American Heart Association in Philadelphia will enter the 2022-23 fiscal year with dedicated volunteers who will lead the organization’s local team in pursuit of its mission, to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Joining the Board Chair Dixie P.

hidden As temps heat up on the East Coast, The American Heart Association warns that extreme heat can be hazardous to your heart health

As temps heat up on the East Coast, The American Heart Association warns that extreme heat can be hazardous to your heart health

Record high temperatures are bringing summer heat early this year around much of the U.S., and the American Heart Association, a global force for longer, healthier lives for all, is urging people to take extra steps to protect their hearts. Precautions are especially important for older adults and people with high blood pressure, obesity or

hidden Philadelphia executives and companies make bold commitments to heart and brain health.  The American Heart Association Founders Day renews commitment to equitable health

Philadelphia executives and companies make bold commitments to heart and brain health. The American Heart Association Founders Day renews commitment to equitable health

On the ninety-eighth anniversary of the founding of the American Heart Association, Philadelphia leaders are making bold commitments to stand with the Association as it drives toward its 2024 Impact Goal which is focused on improving cardiovascular health for all while identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality. “As champions for health

hidden Sharing Positive Results from AHA’s impact investments in Philadelphia

Sharing Positive Results from AHA’s impact investments in Philadelphia

Since its launch in June 2020, the Bernard J. Tyson Impact Fund has supported 30 social entrepreneurs and nonprofits in Philadelphia, New York, San Francisco, Oakland, Calif., Chicago, Atlanta and Seattle. The fund honors the late Bernard J. Tyson, long-time American Heart Association volunteer and former Kaiser Permanente CEO. Tyson worked tirelessly to overcome structural

hidden Stroke in the Summertime

Stroke in the Summertime

Stroke can occur to anyone, at any time and at any place. But, as AHA Delaware Board President and Bayhealth Clinical Nurse Specialist and Primary Stroke Program Coordinator Kimberly Holmes explains, some summertime habits and rituals can increase risk of stroke and make you less likely to recognize stroke symptoms. Recognize Stroke Symptoms The first

hidden Bruce’s Amazing Heart

Bruce’s Amazing Heart

Bruce Schweiger is a longtime, dedicated volunteer for the American Heart Association Delaware. The recipient of a heart transplant, Bruce inspires us every day. Here is his story. My name is Bruce Schweiger. I am a native Wilmingtonian and have never had a permanent residence outside the city limits. Prior to my junior year in

hidden NFI, a leading supply chain provider, partners with the American Heart Association in support of saving lives & promoting heart health for its employees

NFI, a leading supply chain provider, partners with the American Heart Association in support of saving lives & promoting heart health for its employees

NFI, based in Camden, NJ, has taken the lead on underscoring the importance of health and wellness for its employees. While stress has taken an unprecedented toll on our health during the COVID-19 pandemic, leading supply chain provider, NFI, along with CEO Sid Brown, recognize the value of the health and wellness of the company’s

hidden Immediate Past President Greater Philadelphia Board of Directors Praises Establishment of Delaware County Health Department

Immediate Past President Greater Philadelphia Board of Directors Praises Establishment of Delaware County Health Department

As a member of the American Heart Association Southeastern PA Board of Directors and a resident in Delaware County, I am delighted at the establishment of the Delaware County Health Department, which will support the health and wellness of nearly 600,000 residents of Delaware Country. After years of data collection and preparation, the establishment of