Inaugural CycleNation Event Comes to Buffalo today, September 22nd to benefit the American Heart Association

(Buffalo,NY, September 22, 2018) – Get ready to ride the revolution! The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) is hosting the first-ever CycleNation event in Buffalo on Saturday, September 22 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the ADPRO Sports Training Center located at 1 Bills Drive in Orchard Park. Video: This high-energy, endorphin pumping, indoor stationary cycling event, [...]

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The Buffalo Niagara American Heart Association, Wegmans Food Markets announced the first Teaching Garden at Cataract Elementary School

Williamsville, NY (May 30, 2018)— The Buffalo Niagara American Heart Association and Wegmans kicked-off the sponsorship of the first American Heart Association Teaching Garden in Niagara Falls at Cataract Elementary School, 6431 Girard Avenue, Niagara Falls, NY 14304, Tuesday, May 29th. The Pre-K assembly began at 9:15 a.m. followed by a Grades 3-6 assembly. After the assembly’s representatives from each [...]

By |May 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

THIS WEEK, Tobacco 21 was a priority for American Heart Association, American Lung Association and New York State Public Health advocates as they gathered at the Capitol

  THIS WEEK, Tobacco 21 was a priority for American Heart Association, American Lung Association and New York State Public Health advocates as they gathered at the Capitol Cardiologist, former smoker, teen among the 50 volunteers, who asked their legislators to protect the state's youth by raising the minimum legal sales age for tobacco to 21 this week. The statistics [...]

By |May 10th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Don’t miss the 2018 Rochester Heart Walk & Run tomorrow

MEDIA ALERT! MEDIA ALERT! MEDIA ALERT! 2018 ROCHESTER HEART WALK & RUN WHO:                   8,000 walkers and runners; Marty Mucci, President and CEO of Paychex & 2018                                          Chair Heart Walk & Run; Lifestyle Change Award Winner Drew Marshall, Jr.; WHAT:                 2018 Rochester [...]

By |April 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

April is Move More month by Cindy Chan Phillips

  April is Move More Month. American Heart Association encourages all Americans to commit to being more active on a daily basis. A recent study from UK’s University of Birmingham found that a group of elderly cyclists have immune systems of much younger people. Staying active does keep the body young and healthy. Every Day Habits I was recently a [...]

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American Heart Association wants healthy New York

February is America Heart Month, and the American Heart Association is calling on the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo to put the health of New Yorkers first, in February, and throughout the year. In the executive budget presented on Jan. 16, Gov. Cuomo proposed consolidating several health funding lines, and cutting them by 20 percent. Two of those are [...]

By |February 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Buffalo Niagara American Heart Association recognizes two local companies for workplace health achievement

The Buffalo Niagara American Heart Association recognizes two local companies for workplace health achievement Scientific, evidenced-based instrument rates, recognizes workplace health programs and workforce heart health (BUFFALO – September 19, 2017) – The 2017 results of the American Heart Association Workplace Health Achievement Index were announced. Two local companies were recognized for taking significant steps to building a culture of [...]

By |September 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

“It’s like nana used to say” by Jeffrey Holt, Chief Operating Officer, Kaleida Health Systems & Chair 2017 Buffalo Niagara Heart Ball

It’s like nana used to say by Jeffrey Holt, Chief Operating Officer, Kaleida Health Systems & Chair 2017 Buffalo Niagara Heart Ball I am a proud Buffaloian. Born and raised in the Village of Kenmore, I am also proud to be a leader and Chief Operating Officer at Kaleida Health Systems. My name is Jeffrey Holt and I am the 2017 [...]

By |April 21st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Little Steps, Big Gains – Move More!

Today, countless Erie and Niagara County residents and others throughout the country will take a step towards being Healthy For Good and walk to commemorate the American Heart Association’s National Walking Day. The Healthy For Good movement is designed to inspire all Americans to live healthier lives and create lasting change. It focuses on the simple idea that making small [...]

Put Your Best Fork Forward! By Cindy Chan Phillips, MS, MBA, RD

Put Your Best Fork Forward! By Cindy Chan Phillips As we say good-bye to National Nutrition Month®, we move into the American Heart Association ‘Little Steps, Big Gains’ month long initiative to make little changes for big gains! As part of that theme, we introduce “Put Your Best Fork Forward", which resonates with many of us any time of the [...]

By |April 4th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments