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  • 91. High Blood Pressure in African Americans Brochure This brochure makes recommendations on how to control high blood pressure, and shares statistics specific to African Americans and heart disease. Use it to support your efforts to teach healthy lifestyle habits, encourage cholesterol and blood pressure screenings, prevent cardiovascular disease and stroke, manage cardiovascular disease by recommending lifestyle modifications, and meet the special needs of underserved and minority markets.
  • 92. Meet Sat The American Heart Association explains saturated fats.
  • 93. Fats 101 The American Heart Association explains all you need to know about the different types of fats; good and bad.
  • 94. Healthy Eating The American Heart Association helps you start your heart-healthy diet today by knowing the basics of eating healthy.
  • 95. Monounsaturated Fats The American Heart Association explains the heart-healthy benefits of monounsaturated fats.
  • 96. Eating Fish for Heart Health The American Heart Association recommends eating fish twice a week to improve heart health.
  • 97. Don't Fall Prey to Portion Distortion Big portion sizes can mean you?re getting more food than your body can stomach to maintain a healthy weight. Learn how much to put on your plate to help control how much you eat.
  • 98. Better Fats Sisters' Downloads The American Heart Associations offers these Better Fats Sisters' Downloads to help explain the better fats.
  • 99. Bad Fats Brothers' Menu The American Heart Association explains the Bad Fat Brothers menu.
  • 100. Restaurant FAQs Restaurant FAQs


Our Mission

We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

American Heart Association
2012-2013 Expenditures

  • Research: 21.7%
  • Public Health Education: 36.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.7%
  • Community Services: 6.1%
  • Management & General: 8.5%
  • Fundraising: 12.2%