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American Heart Association in New York City launches blood pressure program to help older adults take control of their heart health

American Heart Association in New York City launches blood pressure program to help older adults take control of their heart health

By Diego Ortiz Quintero On Wednesday, February 21, 2024, the Carter Burden/Leonard Covello Older Adult Program in East Harlem (312 East 109th Street) hosted a high blood pressure workshop and … Read more

American Heart Association in New York City launches blood pressure program to help older adults take control of their heart health

American Heart Association in New York City launches blood pressure program to help older adults take control of their heart health

By Diego Ortiz Quintero On Wednesday, February 21, 2024, the Carter Burden/Leonard Covello Older Adult Program in East Harlem (312 East 109th Street) hosted a high blood pressure workshop and … Read more

American Heart Association launches new health resource guide to help employers advance workforce health equity in New York City

Health outcomes research has shown that workers in the U.S. experience inequitable health and well-being, with significant variations in the burden of chronic disease, mental health conditions, food insecurity and … Read more

Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia: Hispanic Serving Institute Scholars share their research at Honored Guest Experience in Philadelphia

Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia: Hispanic Serving Institute Scholars share their research at Honored Guest Experience in Philadelphia

On the morning of Sunday, November 12, the American Heart Association’s Eastern States Region hosted a special gathering and brunch for honored guests at Scientific Sessions 2023 called the Philadelphia … Read more

Teaming up for a healthier community – Buffalo CycleNation and Hands-Only CPR demonstrations help fight stroke and heart disease

Teaming up for a healthier community – Buffalo CycleNation and Hands-Only CPR demonstrations help fight stroke and heart disease

From stroke to heart disease, hundreds of people came together to help create a healthier community at the American Heart Association’s CycleNation event Sunday at ADPRO Sports Training Center. CycleNation … Read more

American Heart Association Welcomes 2024 New York City Go Red for Women Centennial Chair Tifphani White-King of Mazars

American Heart Association Welcomes 2024 New York City Go Red for Women Centennial Chair Tifphani White-King of Mazars

Mazars, a leading audit, tax and advisory firm in the US, and the American Heart Association, a global force for healthier lives for all, today announced that Tifphani White-King, US … Read more

American Stroke Month: NYC lawyer celebrates 10th anniversary of surviving a stroke by providing pro bono legal services to asylum seekers

American Stroke Month: NYC lawyer celebrates 10th anniversary of surviving a stroke by providing pro bono legal services to asylum seekers

Pierre Georges Bonnefil’s stroke story starts in his Manhattan apartment, as he would say, with his wife, Marysia. It was she who recognized the signs of a stroke F.A.S.T. in … Read more

Venezuelan-born sisters keep dream of becoming doctors alive: Helped by American Heart Association’s Hispanic Serving Institutions Scholars Program

Venezuelan-born sisters keep dream of becoming doctors alive: Helped by American Heart Association’s Hispanic Serving Institutions Scholars Program

Andrea, 26, and Maria Jesus, 27, are sisters who share a common dream: to become doctors and scientists who help people live long, healthy lives. Growing up as gifted students, … Read more

Apalachin 5th graders raising money in memory of family honored as top fundraisers at Kids Heart Challenge event

Apalachin 5th graders raising money in memory of family honored as top fundraisers at Kids Heart Challenge event

Apalachin Elementary School students got active and celebrated an important cause during a fun ceremony on Thursday. The American Heart Association and Apalachin Elementary are working together to make whole-body … Read more