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Heart Valve Disease – Why We Under-Diagnose and Under-Treat Women

The prevalence of heart valve disease is rising. Yet, women – and especially women of color – are more likely than men to go undiagnosed,…

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An End of Year Message

Trauma: The contents of my kitchen cabinet after it came crashing off the wall. Before we breathe a deep sigh of relief as we put…

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Showing Gratitude for WomenHeart Champions

WomenHeart of Miami Champions & Virtual Support Network connecting from a distance As we head into a season of thanks, WomenHeart would like to express…

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A Special Week for WomenHeart

There has been so much to endure this year – a pandemic the likes of which we haven’t seen in a century, deep economic stagnation…

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A Patient-First Policy Agenda for the First 100 Days

WomenHeart joined 33 organizations representing millions of people with pre-existing conditions in releasing our top policy priorities for the next Administration related to access to…

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Reflections on a Legacy

With the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, I wanted to use her words to narrate my own journey to WomenHeart as well as our…

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National Cholesterol Education Month

While many aspects of our daily lives have been uncertain lately due to the coronavirus pandemic, one thing we can count on is that the…

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Women with Heart Disease Need Another Relief Package

Over six months into the coronavirus pandemic, policymakers in Congress are struggling to follow up on their initial swift action in March to address the…

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Listen to Your Heart

Our country is in a pandemic and it’s causing fear. Are you afraid to go to the hospital? Don’t be – especially if you are…

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Advancing Access to Vaccines

Despite states reopening, the global pandemic of COVID-19 continues to spread in communities across the United States. Scientists are racing to find a vaccine and…

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