Brief Explanation of How COVID-19 Impacts the Whole Body
In this short video Dr. Mitch Elkind, American Heart Association president, and a stroke neurologist at Columbia University, briefly explains how the virus that causes COVID-19 can impact the whole body, including the heart and brain.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Questions
We’re all dealing with seemingly endless questions about the coronavirus (COVID-19) especially as it relates to stroke and our heart heart. Here are some common ones, with answers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the AHA’s volunteer medical experts and scientific leaders, and other trustworthy sources. If you have a question, please contact the AHA, or use our Coronavirus Live Chat feature.