WomenHeart Launches National Campaign on Women and Heart Failure
WomenHeart announces the launch of the first national patient education campaign to raise awareness for women with heart failure. The new campaign also aims to improve the quality of life and reduce hospitalizations for women with heart failure. Read the press release.
Take the heart failure survey (November 23 deadline).
40 New WomenHeart Champions
We salute the Class of 2014! These women will become community educators, advocates, national spokespersons and Support Network leaders for other women living with heart disease - the leading cause of death in women.
Read the press release here.
Meet a WomenHeart Champion!
Eileen Williams is one of more than 650 trained WomenHeart Champions working every day in our communities to educate the public about women and heart disease.
Read Eileen's story
and learn how Eileen is making a difference for women living with heart disease.
New FDA Action Plan Will Help Close the Health Care Disparities Gap for Women and Minorities
A new action plan released by the FDA to increase the participation of women, minorities, and the elderly in research trials was welcomed by WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease, American Heart Association, National Women's Health Network and Society for Women's Health Research. The groups called on the agency to implement the plan swiftly.
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