Kids Heart Challenge – Heart Hero Characters Introduction

– [Announcer] Meet the newest members of the Heartsville Heroes team. – First up is Sunny. This Heart Hero team member is always super active, physically and mentally. Whether she’s playing trumpet or tuba in the Heartsville High School Marching Band or solving crossword puzzles in the Heartsville Herald, Sunny knows how important it is…

Happy Heart Month from Alexa

– Happy Heart Month! – Hey, everyone, Alexa and I just wanna ask, as you relax today, take a few minutes and reach out to 10 people and ask them to donate to Kids Heart Challenge. – Every dollar counts. The money you help raise can save lives of kids like me. – That’s right,…

Kids Heart Challenge Main Program

(dramatic music) (cheering) – [Jake] Hello everyone, and welcome to the Kids Heart Challenge. I’m Jake Banter, along with Emily Quips, and it’s a beautiful day, here at Heartsville Stadium. – That’s right, Jake. Members of Team Heart and Team Hero should be making their entrance any second now. – They’ll be taking on one…

Missouri Hypertension Control Summit

(fast instrumental music) – Right now in the city of St. Louis we have an incidence of high blood pressure of 300,000. That’s filling Bush Stadium six times. – High blood pressure is the leading risk factor on the planet for premature death and disability and in the United States it’s the leading modifiable risk…

Dr. Felicia Hill-Briggs, Type 2: Heart-to-Heart

– Here I am at age nine. This is the year I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. I felt confused. I felt a little scared, but I felt alone. And over the four decades of my life, with diabetes to date, I’ve likely experienced all the emotions possible. Being diagnosed with diabetes had such…