Check In & Check Up for Your Health with Sybil Wilkes

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Get some perspective on what’s happening with Check In & Check Up for Your Health, where Sybil Wilkes will bring together influential leaders and the Black community to address the health disparities Black people face.

Upcoming Shows

In case you missed it...


A Matter of the Heart

Join Sybil, Dr. Katherine Y. Brown,  the Divine 9 Sorority presidents, and 2023 Real Woman Leslie Jordan live as they talk about why CPR should matter to Black Americans.

A Conversation with Trailblazing Cardiologist, President of the American Heart Association, Dr. Michelle Albert

Sybil and Dr. Michelle Albert discuss how racial and ethnic discrimination impacts heart disease, and how we can achieve greater health equity together.


Check back for more live shows coming this year.

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Take the CPR Challenge to Save Lives

Nearly 3 out of 4 cardiac arrests that don't happen in hospitals, happen in homes. You can help change this statistic. Join American Heart Association's challenge to the be the one in your household to learn CPR. Be the beat for someone you love.

Past Shows

Scroll through our 2022 shows on-demand covering a variety of health topics.

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In the U.S., health inequities are systematic differences in the health status of different groups, and are the result of barriers such as racism, poverty, discrimination, lack of affordable housing, quality education and access to health care. The American Heart Association is fighting to decrease these disparities with our 2024 Health Impact Goal, a dedicated Office of Health Equity and consumer facing initiatives like EmPOWERED to Serve. These initiatives include programs focused on capital access for scholars and business innovators, working with strategic alliances and corporate supporters and targeted campaigns.

We are excited to work alongside YoSy Media as a sponsor of Check In & Check Up for Your Health, where Sybil Wilkes addresses the health of Black America using humor, facts, and influencers to make a call to action for the Black community to prioritize their health.