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How you think about your health matters. Join our network of survivors and caregivers today and take time for you. http://spr.ly/6264BZYek
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I just joined! I survived a heart attack and Triple bypass surgery in November 2015. I am 58 years old.
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The Wrigley Building shines red in Chicago as one of the many iconic national structures honoring Go Red For Women.

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absolutely!
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Maria Acereto grew up with heart disease and learned not to be afraid to get help or ask questions.

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Today is National Wear Red Day and we are ready to win the fight against heart disease. Together, we can improve the health of all women. Share your photos using #GoRedWearRed to participate! 
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Television anchors nationwide will wear red this Friday to raise awareness about heart disease and stroke in women.

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Elisabeth Rohm takes life lessons to heart.

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Alert An important message for women 
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Right after birth, Nadia LuQman was diagnosed with a heart defect, but it took years before she understood her condition.

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Let’s encourage our loved ones to schedule a well-woman visit.

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Star Jones on the need to do cardiac rehab: “You need to take your life back, and go from being a heart disease patient to a heart disease survivor.” We couldn’t agree more – take control of your health and be your best! #GoRedWearRed http://spr.ly/6268BwKNE
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Star Jones on the need to do cardiac rehab: “You need to take your life back, and go from being a heart disease patient to a heart disease survivor.” We couldn’t agree more – take control of your health and be your best! #GoRedWearRed http://spr.ly/6264BwKfw
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You are a beautiful lady Star Jones 
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Teri wrote this beautiful piece thanking her wife Tonica for caring for her after her heart attack. Tag the caregiver you appreciate in the comments! http://spr.ly/6262Bw8bQ #HeartMonth #LifeIsWhy
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I'm tired of the media trying to brainwashed us with this mess! Unbiblical! 
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According to this flow chart, everyone (even robots) should be wearing red this Friday. #GoRedWearRed 
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Wunsche High school of Spring texas is doing a event during the day, Nursing students, Health Students and EMT trainees will be demonstrating CPR and Taking a Blood Pressure 
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Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
Introduction
The American Heart Association | American Stroke Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary health organization. Its purpose is to help prevent America’s No. 1 and No. 4 killers, heart disease and stroke. The AHA/ASA is an advocate of good health, promoting positive behaviors, nutritious eating habits and healthy lifestyles. It also funds cutting-edge research and professional education programs.

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Thank you for becoming a member of your American Heart Association | American Stroke Association's Google+ community. We encourage you to post comments, photos and videos on this page and in our community.

The American Heart Association | American Stroke Association Google+ community is intended to provide a forum for discussion, and the content provided by those other than the AHA/ASA does not represent the opinions or positions of the AHA/ASA. Likes, comments and shares by the AHA/ASA are not endorsements.

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The American Heart Association | American Stroke’s Google+ community is not intended to provide medical advice or treatment. Only your healthcare provider can provide that. The AHA/ASA recommends that you consult your healthcare provider regarding your personal health matters. If you think you are having a heart attack, stroke or another emergency, please call 911 immediately.

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(800) AHA-USA1, (800) 242-8721