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Clemson’s Swinney wins AHA’s Bryant Award as college football coach of the year – again

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

HOUSTON — In addition to winning his first college football national championship, coach Dabo Swinney of Clemson picked up another honor this week by becoming the first back-to-back winner of the Paul “Bear” Bryant Coach of the Year Award presented by the American Heart Association.

Swinney is […]

AHA to crown top college football coach Wednesday night

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

HOUSTON — Fresh off a thrilling college football national championship game, coaches Dabo Swinney of Clemson and Nick Saban of Alabama are among the finalists for 31st annual Paul “Bear” Bryant Coach of the Year Award presented by the American Heart Association.

Swinney’s squad pulled off a late rally […]

Baseball great Rod Carew gets new heart, kidney

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

LOS ANGELES – Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew received a new heart and kidney Friday, giving him another chance for a healthy, active life.

The 71-year-old Carew underwent the 13-hour operation at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles, his wife Rhonda Carew told American Heart Association News. […]

Heart, kidney transplant under way for Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

LOS ANGELES – Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew is undergoing a heart and kidney transplant. The surgery began around midnight Pacific time on Friday and is expected to take up to 18 hours.

“Please keep Rod in your prayers,” his family said in a statement released […]

Finalists announced for AHA’s Bryant Award for the top coach in college football

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

HOUSTON – The coaches of the only undefeated teams in major-college football – Nick Saban of Alabama and P.J. Fleck of Western Michigan – are among the nine finalists for the 31st annual Paul “Bear” Bryant Coach of the Year Award presented by the American Heart […]

AHA bringing better blood pressure care to people through local YMCAs

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

NEW ORLEANS – Good news for some people who get their blood pressure checked at the YMCA: A doctor will see you soon.

All across the country, many people already take part in the Y’s Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring Program. In 10 underserved communities, the American Heart […]

What are you eating? $75 million research study wants to know

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

NEW ORLEANS – One of the first studies in the $75 million research project seeking to wipe out coronary heart disease will target perhaps the most basic human experience: Eating.

While generations of scientists have studied how the food people eat changes their bodies, it’s never […]

My Research Legacy invites everyone to join cutting-edge research

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

NEW ORLEANS – There’s a new, secure website where people can share their health data with researchers looking for new ways to treat and erase heart diseases and stroke.

The American Heart Association announced Sunday the launch of My Research Legacy, a network being built in […]

AHA, Amazon Web Services join forces to fight heart disease using the cloud

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

NEW ORLEANS – Researchers and clinicians in the growing field of customizing heart disease and stroke treatments for each patient will soon join together to access and analyze more of what they need most – massive amounts of information.

The American Heart Association and Amazon Web […]

AHA president recalls his scientific journey, passion to save others

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

NEW ORLEANS – Over his first 25 years in cardiology research, American Heart Association President Steven Houser contributed to the science that showed that the cardiac muscle cells able to survive a heart attack become weakened and so worn out that heart failure sets in. […]

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