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2024 NH Go Red for Women Luncheon on February 15 in Concord aims to inspire and educate

For nearly two decades, the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women campaign has raised awareness about women’s greatest health threat – cardiovascular disease. As the campaign celebrates 20 years of making an impact, and during the American Heart Association’s centennial year, the Association will hold its 2024 New Hampshire Go Red for Women Luncheon

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Plans underway for 2024 NH Go Red for Women Luncheon in Concord as American Heart Association celebrates centennial year

For nearly two decades, the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women campaign has raised awareness about women’s greatest health threat – cardiovascular disease. As the campaign celebrates 20 years of making an impact, and during the American Heart Association’s centennial year, the Association will hold its 2024 New Hampshire Go Red for Women Luncheon

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American Heart Association and Byrne Foundation present Upper Valley youth sports programs with lifesaving CPR kits

The American Heart Association, the worldwide leader in resuscitation science and education, added lifesavers to the chain of survival by providing youth sports organizations in the Upper Valley with CPR & First Aid in Youth Sports™ Training Kits.  A total of 30 kits, with the support of The Jack and Dorothy Byrne Foundation, were distributed

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October 29th is World Stroke Day: American Stroke Association offers new interactive tool to help people recognize common warning signs

Three-time stroke survivor from Middlebury, VT and his wife share their journey October 29 is World Stroke Day. The American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, a global force for healthier lives for all – is dedicated to saving people from stroke. Stroke is the No. 2 cause of death in the

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How we will work with the NH legislature this coming session and how you can help!

New Hampshire is heading into the second year of our current legislative session.  Legislative bill filing occurs September into October, and the American Heart Association is seeking Prime Sponsors for our policies priorities during this time. We are also developing our strategy for implementation of grassroots advocacy and outreach, including coordinating plans with partner organizations.

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Nashua’s Mount Pleasant Elementary School receives grant for health resources

American Heart Association grants allow school to support of physical and emotional health The American Heart Association’s school-based youth programs, Kids Heart Challenge™ and American Heart Challenge™, awarded $2,300 to Mount Pleasant Elementary School in Nashua for Physical Education equipment. The annual grant program supports schools by funding resources to extend school wellness programs. “Laura

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Nine hospitals in New Hampshire recognized for efforts to improve outcomes for heart disease and stroke patients

The American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines® initiative promotes up-to-date, research-based guidelines to ensure all patients have access to lifesaving care. Nine hospitals in New Hampshire are among the 2,600 nationwide that participate in the American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines® initiative to improve outcomes for Americans who experience heart disease or stroke.

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The American Heart Association “Founders Day” on June 10th celebrates 99 years of work dedicated to heart disease and stroke

Dr. Christopher Lawson of Portsmouth Regional Hospital to lead 2024 NH Heart of the Seacoast Social as the Association celebrates its 100th anniversary. June 10 commemorates the anniversary of the founding of the American Heart Association, the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Leading up to the Association’s