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CPR Saves Lives. Addressing gaps. Honoring survivors.

Each year an estimated 350,000 sudden cardiac arrest events occur in the U.S. in an out-of-hospital environment. The American Heart Association works to increase the odds of survival by hosting CPR trainings and raising awareness about heart disease in women.

Celebrating Community. Addressing Health Equity. Honoring Survivors.

Cardiovascular disease is the No. 1 killer in the United States, but only 20 percent of your health is determined by genetics and clinical care; the remaining 80 percent is determined by where you live.