American Heart Association - You’re the Cure

LoginLogin with Facebook

Remember me Forgot Password

Be the Cure, Join Today!

  • Learn about heart-health issues
  • Meet other likeminded advocates
  • Take action and be heard


Stroke Survivors Deserve Better

If Congress does not act before March 31st, stroke patients on Medicare will face frightening limits on the outpatient therapy needed to regain vital skills like walking and talking. The typical Medicare beneficiary has a $1,900 therapy cap, which usually only amounts to 3-5 weeks of crucial therapy. Our stroke survivors deserve better. Tell Congress to remove these arbitrary caps once-and-for-all!

Tell Congress: Kids Will Eat Healthier School Lunches

A recent study reveals that most elementary age students are accepting the healthier school meals required by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).  Help share this important news with your Members of Congress, as they make important decisions about the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act.

Urge Congress to Increase NIH Funding in the 2015 Budget

Encourage Congress to include NIH funding in the budgets for the next year. Medical research is an important issue for You're the Cure advocates, so help by sharing your thoughts with Congress today!

Let's Make Physical Education Part of Every Student's School Day!

Regular, quality Physical Education (PE) in schools is critical to the health and academic success of today's students.  With childhood obesity affecting one in three children, more needs to be done to increase physical activity where kids live, learn, and play.  Right now, Congress can help improve PE in our nation's schools by passing the Fitness Integrated with Teaching (FIT) Kids Act.  Send a quick message today to ask your legislators to step-up for FIT Kids!