American Heart Association

World Heart Day – building a global culture of health to reduce death from cardiovascular disease

International leaders are being urged to recognize the global threat of cardiovascular disease and prioritize healthier environments where people work, live and play as part of the focus of this year’s World Heart Day.

The day, created in 2000 to draw attention to cardiovascular health, is held annually on Sept. […]

New effort to raise heart attack and stroke awareness, save more lives in India

The American Heart Association and the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origins  plan to work together to increase heart attack and stroke awareness, improve resuscitation training and save more lives, both in India and among Indian doctors in the U.S.

The collaboration calls for programs in Indian and U.S. communities […]

Happy International Thank You Day

Gracias. Danke. Grazie. Asante. Sukria. Thank you.

Sounds good no matter how you say it. Today is international Thank You day, probably the most polite day of the year and a good day to reflect on what you’re most grateful for.  

Today we’re giving a big shout out to the […]