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October 2014

The Bucks County Courier Times (Philadelphia, PA) October 1

'Heart to heart' meetings help women at 2 Bucks County Hospitals

Boca Raton magazine's My Fit Life blog (Boca Raton, FL)  October 8 

WomenHeart + Making Strides

WFMZ TV 69 (Allentown, PA)  October 21 

Jill Kelly McComsey named WomenHeart Champion

KATC TV 3 (Lafayette, LA)  October 22

Breaux Bridge Woman Named National WomenHeart Champion and The Express Times (Easton, PA)  October 25

Stunned by Heart Attack at 36, Local Woman Becomes Heart 'Champion' to Help Others with Disease

AACVPR News & Views  October/November 2014

Introducing WomenHeart to AACVPR Members

Cedar Sinai Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Center's In Her Heart newsletter  Fall 2014

Q&A with Terran Lamp


September 2014

The Huffington Post  September 4

The Neglect of Women's Hearts: Time for FDA to Step Up  September 22

There Is Support for Women Living with Heart Disease

The Houston Chronicle September 30

Cardiac arrest survivor's mission: Promote CPR


August 2014

RH Reality Check Blog  August 5

The FDA Needs an Action Plan for More Inclusive Clinical Trials

National Council of La Raza Blog  August 8

Are You a Woman Living with Heart Disease?  August 14

Get Support for Heart Health

Heart Failure Society of America website  August 18

The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease: Do You Know a Woman Living with Heart Disease Who Wants to Make a Difference in the Lives of Women With and At Risk For Heart Disease?  August 20

FDA Action Plan Will Help Close the Healthcare Gap for Women and Minorities

The Columbian (Vancouver, WA)  August 25

WomenHeart Groups in Clark County Help Those Facing Heart Disease

The Houston Chronicle — August 28

The deadliest disesases in America are also the most underfunded


July 2014

The Hartford Courant (Hartford, CT)  July 8

Hospital Represented at Award Presentation to U.S. Representative Rosa DeLauro  July 12

When I’m 64: Aging, Heart Disease, and You

Women and Work Stress  July 15

Managing Your Heart Disease: Tips for Heart Healthy Living  July 31

Quittin’ Time: Ditching the Cigarette Habit May Be Tougher for Women, But Don’t Give Up


June 2014

KCTV 5 (Kansas City, KS)  June 9

Mom teaches others, fights through rare heart condition

Miami Community Newspapers  June 9

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute Honors WomenHeart Champion Mildred Rodriguez

The Miami Herald — June 21

Hispanic, black women bear the brunt of cardiovascular disease


May 2014

Woman's Day magazine May 2014

The Link Between Cancer and Heart Disease  May 13

Hispanic Women At Risk for Obesity, Heart Disease  May 13

Heart of Style Tour revela que las estadounidenses hispanas están en mayor riesgo de sufrir enfermedades cardíacas, agobiadas por la obesidad y la inactividad física

The New York Times —May 13

Trials Overlook Women

May 20

Wenger Awards!

Medscape Cardiology May 21

Supporting Women with Heart Disease

May 21

Understanding the Dangers of Heart Disease

May 23

The Connection Between AFib and Stroke Risk 


April 2014

The Hartford Courant (Hartford, CT)  April 19

Reader Submitted: cardiac rehabilitation focus of hospital's April 23 WomenHeart of Central Connecticut meeting


March 2014

The Cambridge News (Cambridge, WI) and The Deerfield Independent — March 7

Important facts about women and heart disease

The Libertyville Review (Libertyville, IL) and The Lake County News-Sun (Chicago, IL)  March 11

Libertyville woman advocates for female heart health

Disability. Blog: The Blog of the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy  March 12

WomenHeart: Empowering Women, One Heart at a Time  

The Columbian (Vancouver, WA)  March 12

WomenHeart hands out Red Bags of Courage

NBC 7 San Diego  March 14

Heart of Style Tour Bus Visits NBC 7

KTLA 5 (Los Angeles, CA)  March 18

Heart of Style Tour: Free Heart Health Screening

The Embrace of Aging: Women March 29

WomenHeart at the ACC 63rd Annual Scientific Session & Expo 


February 2014

The Northland Connection (Kearney, MO) — February 2014

Kearney’s WomenHeart Champion —  February 2

WomenHeart y Burlington lanzan ‘Heart of Style Tour’ – una campaña nacional para crear conciencia sobre la importancia de la salud del corazón de las mujeres

The Five Towns Patch, The Forest Hills Patch, The Rockville Centre Patch, The Hauppauge Patch, The Plainview Patch, The Syosset Patch, The Smithtown Patch, The Northport Patch, The New Hyde Park Patch, The West Islip Patch, The Glen Cove Patch, The Port Washington Patch, The Mineola Patch

New York — February 3

Find Support and Encouragement with WomenHeart

Bakersfield Wellness magazine — February 3

'Live Well’: WomenHeart organization hopes to spread awareness of heart disease

FOX News' Fox & Friends — February 6

Driving Awareness: Heart of Style Tour Bus Offers Free Tests

The Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME) — February 6

Women’s heart attack symptoms often overlooked or misdiagnosed

WBNS TV-CBS 10 (Columbus, OH) — February 7

Women Living with Heart Disease Taking Warning Messages to Others 

Telemundo NYC — February 7

Latidos Saludabres 

WFMY CBS 2 (Greensboro, NC) — February 8

Heart of Style Bus Tour: Free Heart Health Tests Today

WHAS 11 (Louisville, KY) — February 10

WomenHeart support group for heart disease survivors

The Examiner newspaper — February 11

Heart healthy pioneer honored today with National Woman's Day Red Dress Award

The Embrace of Aging: Women — February 17

Heart of Style Tour

KSHB 41 (Kansas City, KS) — February 17

Treat Yourself and Fight Heart Disease 

The Victoria News (Victoria, British Columbia) — February 18

Heart talk focuses on women's health

Media Planet Heart Month supplement for USA Today — February 21

Why should you start with your heart? 

Heart of gold: how one woman conquered a diagnosis

Cola Daily (Columbia, SC)  February 24

WomenHeart offers support for local women following heart disease diagnosis

The Miami Herald — February 26

Women's group pushing education about heart disease

CBS DFW 11 (Dallas/Fort Worth, TX) February 26

Heart Health Screenings on the Road


January 2014 

Huffington Post Women — January 29

Meet Four Heart Health Champions

CBS 3 Philadelphia online — January 30

'Heart of Style' Heart Disease Education Bus Set to Roll Into Philadelphia

Allsup's Blog All Things Disability® —  January 31

Ladies, Take Charge of Your Heart Health for American Heart Month!

December 2013 — December 20
Kansas City Woman Becomes WomenHeart Champion and Support Network Coordinator


November 2013

The Olathe News (Olathe, KS) — November 1
Red scarves will let women with heart disease know they're not alone

The Bakersfield Californian

(Bakersfield, CA) — 

November 4
Bakersfield Heart Hospital Announced that Local Heart Disease Survivor Nicolette Cross is now a WomenHeart Support Network Coordinator

KERO-TV (ABC 23; Bakersfield, CA)


November 17 

Heart Disease Survivor Urges Women to Learn about Prevention, Symptoms, Resources


October 2013 — October 13
WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium for Women with Heart Disease

The Olathe Edge — October 15
Olathe woman honored by the National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease October 15
WomenHeart announces Science & Leadership Symposium graduates for 2013


September 2013

Bisnow's 'The Scene' e-newsletter — September 11
Talbots Alexandria's "In Good Health (And Great Style)" with WomenHeart

North FultonNews — September 27
Group fighting to help women's hearts; Heart disease rampant, often ignored

August 2013

The Quincy Valley Post Register

(Quincy, WA) —

August 7
Heart of the Matter — August 7
Do You Have Your Emergency Aspirin?

August 21
Heart and Women's Health Groups Say New FDA Report First Step to Better Care Choices for Women/Minorities



July 2013

The Examiner

newspaper (Washington, DC) — July 13

Vanessa Williams: How to protect your heart, ladies

The Houston Chronicle 

— July 22
Women with Heart Disease Support One Another with Caring and Information

June 2013

The Health Care Blog — June 17
Online Won't Ever Replace Face-to-Face, Or Will It?

You' — June 18
My Story: Dina Piersawl

May 2013

Delaware Today

magazine's blog — May 1
Women's Heart Disease Support Group — May 20
Latina & Overweight: What's Your Risk for High Blood Pressure?

The Columbian (Vancouver, WA) — May 29
Cardiac Arrest Survivor Honored by WomenHeart


April 2013​

Wenger Awards News:

The Foundation for Preventive and Integrative Medicine Blog, April 8

WomenHeart: a leader in our fight against heart disease in women

Washington Life magazine, April 9
Heartfelt: 2013 Wenger Awards, April 9
Honoring Those Making Extraordinary Contributions to Women's Heart Health

Bisnow Media’s ‘The Scene’ e-newsletter, April 10
WomenHeart's Wenger Awards!

Other News:

CMS Quality Improvement Organizations e-newsletter, April 2013

From Patient to Patient Advocate: Promoting Women’s Heart Health, April 4

Patient Perspectives: Katherine Leon, April 6

Having a heart attack at 30

March 2013

​Woman's Day, March 2013
The History of Heart Health

Carlsbad Magazine (Carlsbad, CA), March-April 2013

Knitting Together a Community (page 12)

Ms. Magazine blog, March 20

Making Heart Disease a Women’s Issue

The New Britain Herald (New Britain, CT), March 20

Group raising awareness of women’s heart disease, March 22

Making Heart Disease a Women’s Issue


February 2013

Woman’s Day magazine, February 2013

Living with Heart Disease

Glamour magazine online, February 1

Five Ways to Help Your Heart TODAY (It’s American Heart Month!)

The St. Charles Patch (St. Charles, MO), February 1

National Wear Red Day Feb. 1

The Detroit Free Press (Detroit, MI), February 3

Beaumont Support Group Encourages Heart Disease Patients to Share their Experiences, Fears 

The Atlanta Jewish Times (Atlanta, GA), February 4

Heart Disease Focus on Hadassah Event

The Carroll County Times (Westminster, VA), February 5

Eldersburg Woman Shares Story of Heart Disease

Celebrity Interviews with Candace Rose Anderson, February 5

Interview: Hispanic Women at Higher Risk for Heart Disease with Dr. Alvaro Gomez and Yaskary Reyes

The Intelligencer (Doylestown, PA), February 6

Living Well with Heart Disease

CBS News online, February 8

Mayo Clinic Begins First Major SCAD Study

The Camas-Washougal Post-Record (Camas,WA), February 12

Have a Heart this Month: Local Survivors Share their Stories

The Chicago Examiner (Chicago, IL), February 14

Heart Attack Symptoms for Men and Women are Different

Fayette Woman magazine (Fayette Co., GA), February 15

Strong Like a Rock: Phenomenal Women’s Health

KPRL 11 website (St. Louis, MO), February 15

Women Attend Heart Health Event in St. Charles

The Suffolk Times (Mattituck, NY), February 17

North Forkers Knit Scarves to Support Women with Heart Disease

The News Journal (Wilmington, DE), February 19

WomenHeart to Start Chapter in New Castle County

The Stockton Examiner (Stockton, CA), February 20

Shopping for a Good Cause

El Comercio de Colorado (Denver, CO), February 21

Sobreviví’: Un Testimonio Revelador en el Mes del Corazón

The Hartford Courant (Hartford, CT), February 25

Reader Submitted: Hospital of Central Connecticut Staff Wears Red to Raise Awareness of Heart Disease

The Hartford Courant (Hartford, CT), February 28

Hospital of Central Connecticut Opens Women’s Heart Center-Also Starts Support Group for Women with Heart Disease

January 2013

The New Britain Herald
(New Britain, CT), January 5

Officials Hope Women’s Heart Wellness Center Initiates Big Changes

The Hartford Courant (Hartford, CT), January 8

Reader Submitted: Hospital Launches Women’s Heart Wellness Center and WomenHeart Support Network, January 11

Latinas raise awareness about #1 killer: heart disease

Living Wellness Kansas City magazine, January 11

Life Half Full

The Columbian (Vancouver, WA), January 16

Letter to the editor: Women, Learn about Heart Disease

WTTG FOX 5 (Washington, DC), January 23

WomenHeart CEO Lisa Tate and WomenHeart Champion Erin Peiffer talk about the importance of raising awareness about heart disease among Hispanic women and announce the launch of WomenHeart’s Hispanic Outreach Program on FOX 5 Morning News

The Idaho Statesman (Boise, ID) and The Olympian (Olympia, WA), January 27

A Health Cause Close to her Heart



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