hidden Yale New Haven Health Heart and Vascular Center and the American Heart Association to launch Barbershop Blood Pressure Program in New Haven

Yale New Haven Health Heart and Vascular Center and the American Heart Association to launch Barbershop Blood Pressure Program in New Haven

The American Heart Association (AHA), dedicated to ensuring equitable health in all communities and the Heart and Vascular Center of Yale New Haven Health (YNHHS) are working together to make a sustainable impact on the cardiovascular health, specifically hypertension, in the most impacted communities in New Haven, Connecticut. In New Haven County, 26% of adults

hidden American Heart Association Announces Scott Selig as Development Director

American Heart Association Announces Scott Selig as Development Director

The American Heart Association (AHA) is proud to announce Scott Selig as Development Director of Greater Hartford and Eastern Connecticut Heart Challenge. The AHA is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke funding innovative research, fighting for stronger public health policies, and providing critical tools and information to

hidden Connecticut executives and companies make bold commitments to heart and brain health

Connecticut 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 (AHA), Connecticut 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

hidden American Heart Association applauds Connecticut legislators passing tobacco cessation and prevention funding

American Heart Association applauds Connecticut legislators passing tobacco cessation and prevention funding

The American Heart Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on heart and brain health for all, applauds the Connecticut state legislature for recently passing substantial and sustained funding for tobacco control programs. The final state budget includes $12 M annual funding for educating about the harms of tobacco use, to help prevent youth from

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Working together to make a sustainable impact in Connecticut

The American Heart Association (AHA), the leading voluntary health organization devoted to a world of longer, healthier lives, is heading into its second year with Yale New Haven Health (YNHHS) Heart and Vascular Center to make a sustainable impact on the cardiovascular health, and specifically blood pressure, in the most vulnerable communities in Connecticut, through

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American Heart Association Announces Anthony Scavo of PwC as 2022 Fairfield County Heart Walk Chair

Heart Walk is Back in Person at Sherwood Island State Park The American Heart Association (AHA), the largest voluntary health organization fighting heart disease and other cardiovascular diseases, announces Anthony Scavo, Director at PwC, as chair of the 2022 Fairfield County Heart Walk and 5k Run. As chair, Anthony Scavo will lead the organizational and recruitment

hidden Lynne’s Story

Lynne’s Story

This Survivor Spotlight is presented by Saint Francis Hospital – a member of Trinity Health of New England When asked to share my “survivor story” frankly, it took me by surprise as I don’t think of myself as a survivor. At least this definition of survivor: a person remaining alive after an event in which

hidden Briana’s Story

Briana’s Story

This Survivor Spotlight is presented by Saint Francis Hospital – a member of Trinity Health of New England Briana Visone grew up knowing she had a heart murmur. However, her doctors were never concerned enough to seek further explanation. It was not until 2013 when Briana switched to a new physician that it was questioned.

hidden Dawn’s Story

Dawn’s Story

This Survivor Spotlight is Presented by Saint Francis Hospital – a member of Trinity Health Of New England I was born with pulmonary stenosis, which is a defective pulmonary valve. I wasn’t expected to live long, never mind play sports like I did growing up. But because I have had the best doctors, and the