Most children grow up seeing superheroes on television and in the movies. But what if we could train kids to be heroes in real life? That’s exactly what happened when the American Heart Association teamed up with the Atlantic Cape Cumberland YMCA this summer to teach local campers how to recognize a stroke and get
Have you or someone you know ever witnessed a cardiac or stroke emergency and taken action? The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association is currently seeking nominations for the 2019 New Jersey American Heart and Stroke Hero Awards, locally supported by RWJBarnabas Health. These awards recognize individuals of any age, as well as groups,
By Stacy Quinn, Guest Blogger My stroke heroes rock red dresses and stilettos. They raise money for life-saving research and health programs. And they’re always willing to share their stories of courage and triumph to help save lives. They’re fearless women who have survived health crises ranging from heart attacks and strokes to rare diseases.