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Healthy School Meals for All to Put Colorado’s Kids First

The science is clear: children do best academically and are less likely to develop chronic diseases such as high blood pressure and diabetes if they eat healthy foods. For millions of children and families in Colorado and across the country, school meals are a lifeline, providing students with nearly half their daily calories and a

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STEM Goes Red Campaign Helps Pave the Way for Colorado’s Youth

Today’s economy and tomorrow’s wellbeing depend on innovations in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Women make up half the workforce but continue to be underrepresented in STEM fields. Through STEM Goes Red, the American Heart Association is working to help build the pipeline for the future careers in STEM fields, The program draws from the Association’s

hidden Global Medical Response Supports Lifesaving CPR Trainings in Rural Colorado Through Building a Community of Heartsavers Program

Global Medical Response Supports Lifesaving CPR Trainings in Rural Colorado Through Building a Community of Heartsavers Program

There is a three-year life expectancy gap, on average, between rural and urban populations, with rural areas having higher death rates for cardiovascular disease and stroke than urban areas. Residents living in one of Colorado’s rural communities, face their own unique healthcare challenges like insufficient access to primary care and other healthcare services, and longer

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Apply for the 2023 Class of Real Women

The casting call for the 2023 class of Go Red for Women® Real Women is open July 11-July 31, 2022! Each year, the American Heart Association selects Real Women spokespersons for the Go Red for Women® movement. The Real Women share their personal experiences with heart disease and stroke to raise awareness that cardiovascular diseases