Nancy Brown

CEO, American Heart Association

CEO of the American Heart Association, the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization fighting cardiovascular diseases, including stroke.

Latest Articles by Nancy Brown

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  1. His dad’s heart stopped suddenly at age 53. His stopped at 42.

  2. Dad Made Heart Surgeries Better. His Son Made Recovery Easier.

  3. Yes, diet and exercise can help control high cholesterol. But if it’s in your genes, that’s not enough.

  4. Years after helping mandate screening of oxygen in the blood of newborns, his newborn grandson’s blood lacked oxygen

  5. Their hearts don’t always beat regularly. So they’re helping figure out how to treat, prevent this problem.

  6. Do you know how to save a life? More people around the globe are learning

  7. Powered by a pacemaker, Miss India USA seeks to dance her way to Miss India World

  8. Did you hear about the classic Corvette everyone wanted to buy, but no one wanted to keep?

  9. Her heart stopped on U.S. Highway 62. CPR and an AED revived her.

  10. How A Positive Workplace Culture Improves Your Mental Health

  11. 4 in 5 strokes are preventable. Make sure you know how.

  12. Entertainer Rodney Perry hopes his stroke helps others recognize or prevent their own

  13. She can’t use her left side and is in constant pain. But this stroke survivor rides past it all.

  14. Celebrating American Stroke Month with a love story

  15. Progress in fighting heart diseases you’re born with can be traced by this family’s story

  16. This Woman's Loss Led Her to Help Others Stay Healthy

  17. This Gym Helps Clients Stay Mindful of What Really Matters

  18. How a Facebook Community Turned a Woman's Life Around

  19. One Doctor's Quest to Teach Women to Take Better Care of Their Health

  20. Mom’s lessons – good and bad – inspire actress Elisabeth Rohm’s push to get women heart healthy

  21. Why This LAPD Officer Is Committing to a New Lifestyle

  22. Giving teens a peek into world of cardiovascular science

  23. Don’t just get your BP taken. Make sure it’s taken the right way.

  24. Trevor Couldn't Fit on a Roller Coaster, So He Did Something About It