Posts connected to "Atrial Fibrillation"

October 24, 2019

Blog: Becoming Your Own Patient Advocate

Debbe McCall and her cat, Nami. Debbe McCall is a cardiovascular patient researcher, advocate, and speaker. She is also a…
September 29, 2017

HROTW: Learn More about “Living With AFib”

For our Health Resource of the Week, we’re sharing a short “pocket film” that highlights the risk factors, symptoms and treatments options for AFib.
May 17, 2017

Missed Our #YearWithoutAStroke Twitter Chat? Here’s A Recap!

On May 16, the Alliance for Aging Research and partnering organizations hosted a Twitter chat on the importance of stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation (AFib). If you missed the chat, you can find a recap here!
January 6, 2017

Op-Ed Notes Risk of AFib-Related Strokes Among African-Americans

Alliance President and CEO Sue Peschin penned an op-ed with the Association of Black Cardiologist's Cassandra A. McCullough on the importance of stroke prevention among African-Americans.
December 22, 2016

Ad in Wall Street Journal Celebrates a Year without a Stroke

As we kick off 2017, the Alliance is encouraging everyone to join us in celebrating a year without a stroke by featuring an ad in The Wall Street Journal.
October 27, 2016

We’re Raising Awareness for World Stroke Day

Saturday is World Stroke Day! Find out how we're raising awareness. 
January 8, 2016

HROTW: Preventing Stroke from Atrial Fibrillation

Our Health Resource of the Week features a video: Preventing Stroke from Atrial Fibrillation.
September 4, 2015

HROTW: Living with AFib Brochure

For our Health Resource of the Week, we share a brochure that gives you a complete overview of atrial fibrillation.
September 3, 2015

Four Ways to Learn about Atrial Fibrillation

All during September, the Alliance joins other organizations to spread the word about atrial fibrillation (AFib), as this is Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month.  
February 26, 2015

New Educational Videos on Atrial Fibrillation

As part of our recently launched Living with Atrial Fibrillation campaign, we have two educational short videos available that we encourage you to both watch and share.
February 6, 2015

Learn More about AFib during American Heart Month

This February we launched an educational effort on atrial fibrillation.