hidden New $30 Million Venture Capital Fund to Spur Innovation in Heart Disease and Stroke Care

New $30 Million Venture Capital Fund to Spur Innovation in Heart Disease and Stroke Care

American Heart Association and co-investors Philips and UPMC to fund pioneering healthcare products and solutions for patients, scientists and providers through Cardeation Capital venture capital fund With cardiovascular disease on the rise and costs heading to $1 trillion in the U.S., ground-breaking developments in diagnostics, treatments and care are urgently needed. To assure that effective

hidden American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women<sup>®</sup> Launches the Go Red Commitment This American Heart Month to Motivate Women to Take Action Against Heart Disease

American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women® Launches the Go Red Commitment This American Heart Month to Motivate Women to Take Action Against Heart Disease

Go Red For Women, Macy’s and CVS Health join together throughout February to raise funds and awareness to end heart disease and stroke for all women – Volunteers and supporters are encouraged to wear red on National Wear Red Day (Friday, Feb. 2) The American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women®, nationally sponsored by Macy’s

hidden Aramark Serves Up 14 Percent Reduction in Sodium Through Healthy Menu Innovation as New American Heart Association Hypertension Guidelines Emphasize Lifestyle Modifications

Aramark Serves Up 14 Percent Reduction in Sodium Through Healthy Menu Innovation as New American Heart Association Hypertension Guidelines Emphasize Lifestyle Modifications

Healthy for Life initiative on track to achieve 2020 goals impacting the health & well-being of millions of Americans Aramark, the largest U.S. food service company serving two billion meals each year and the American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary organization dedicated to building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke, report significant

hidden American Heart Association, Verily Life Sciences and AstraZeneca Announce Winner of Innovative $75M One Brave Idea Research Award

American Heart Association, Verily Life Sciences and AstraZeneca Announce Winner of Innovative $75M One Brave Idea Research Award

The American Heart Association (AHA), Verily Life Sciences LLC (formerly Google Life Sciences), an Alphabet company, and AstraZeneca, today announced that the One Brave Idea™ research award will be granted to Dr. Calum MacRae, chief of Cardiovascular Medicine at Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital, to support his visionary approach to understanding and addressing coronary heart disease

hidden Simplifying Healthcare Is the Best Way to Take Care of Workers

Simplifying Healthcare Is the Best Way to Take Care of Workers

Nancy Brown and Bruce D. Broussard CEO, American Heart Association, and President and CEO, Humana, Inc. What is the greatest threat to the American workforce? Is it rising education costs, workforce training, lack of available IT talent or trade policy concerns? While those are all significant problems, the largest threat is one of our own

hidden American Heart Association and Aramark Launch Innovative Community Health Engagement Program to Improve Diet and Health in Underserved Communities

American Heart Association and Aramark Launch Innovative Community Health Engagement Program to Improve Diet and Health in Underserved Communities

The pilot initiative is part of Healthy for Life® 20 By 20 Commitment; Will Test Program Model and Metrics to Scale Nationwide The American Heart Association and Aramark are launching a new community engagement program in three key cities — Philadelphia, Chicago and Houston — as part of their Healthy for Life® 20 By 20 initiative to

hidden American Heart Association, IBM Watson Health and Welltok Team Up to Transform Heart Health

American Heart Association, IBM Watson Health and Welltok Team Up to Transform Heart Health

AHA to Infuse Cognitive Computing, Personalization and Science-Based Standards into New Workplace Health Offering Today, the first day of American Heart Month, the American Heart Association (AHA) announced plans to develop a first of its kind workplace health solution that leverages the cognitive computing power of IBM Watson. In the first application of Watson to

hidden American Heart Association Challenges Other Retailers to Follow CVS’s Lead on Tobacco Ban in Wake of New Data

American Heart Association Challenges Other Retailers to Follow CVS’s Lead on Tobacco Ban in Wake of New Data

American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown issued the following comments today on new data released by CVS which indicated that their move to ban tobacco sales has resulted in a drop in cigarette sales across 13 states: “The American Heart Association applauds CVS Health for its leadership in reducing access to tobacco products. CVS Health’s

hidden American Heart Association and Aramark Join Forces to Improve Diet, Health of Millions

American Heart Association and Aramark Join Forces to Improve Diet, Health of Millions

Landmark initiative to impact 10 billion meals Empowering Americans to make better food choices is the goal of a breakthrough initiative between the American Heart Association, the nation’s largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke, and Aramark, the largest U.S.-based food service provider. Together, they will work to improve Americans’ diets and