The American Heart Association (AHA) -- the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular disease and stroke -- has named two of the world’s leading communications firms as its first-ever global “agencies of record” (AOR). Following a nationwide search, CP+B Boulder has been selected as advertising AOR and Edelman as public relations AOR for the legacy non-profit. Together the agencies will support the Association in efforts to reimagine the non-profit brand in more relevant and contemporary terms.
Washington, D.C.—September 22, 2017—Patients and consumers from across the country, including Alaska, Arizona, Ohio and West Virginia will be in Washington, D.C. Monday to make patients’ voices heard in the latest health care debate.
The American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular disease, and the National Football League, together with Discovery Education, will premiere the NFL PLAY 60 Challenge Virtual Experience: Your Roadmap to a Healthy Heart on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 1:00 pm ET/12:00 pm CT online.
Study Highlights: Healthy nonsmokers experienced increased adrenaline levels in their heart after one electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) with nicotine. The same healthy nonsmokers did not experience increased adrenaline levels in the heart after using one nicotine-free e-cigarette or a sham e-cigarette. Acute e-cigarette use in nonsmokers did not appear to cause oxidative stress on the heart, but more studies are needed to confirm that finding.
DALLAS, TX September 19, 2017 — The American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary health organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular disease and stroke, works to make each day healthier for all children through advocacy and education that improve nutrition and increase physical activity throughout a child’s day. Nancy Brown, American Heart Association CEO, comments on the 2016 National Survey of Children’s Health (NSCH) released today.