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WomenHeart Welcomes Interim CEO, Mary Logan

In my first week at WomenHeart I have been lucky enough to meet several WomenHeart Champions and hear their heart stories.  Stories are how we…

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Healthcare: Putting the Patient First

As the rise of biotech industries merges with the United States hitting 10 million patents, the science has never been better for breakthroughs in life…

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The Value of WomenHeart Champions

I have a purpose to share my heart story and save lives. I am a WomenHeart Champion, a heart disease survivor, cardiovascular research advocate for women…

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Pat Eagan: Scripps Mercy Hospital and Womens Heart Health

Originally published in the Scripps Mercy Hospital  Newsletter, July 2018 No. 5 One of our own volunteers, Pat Egan a Woman Heart Champion, pictured below (second from the left),  participated…

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Hot Flash or Heart Attack? Melissa Botello’s Survivor Story

Heart disease causes one out of every four deaths of women in the United States, yet most women don’t know the symptoms. WomenHeart Champion Melissa Botello had no idea…

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Champion Spotlight: Amy Josar

“My experience at the WomenHeart Science and Leadership Symposium [in October of 2017] was an amazing one. I went there knowing that I would get…

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Champion Spotlight: Yesenia Araujo, “New York Strong”

“I had three heart attacks in one day,” Yesenia Araujo says. The first, she explains, happened at her home, where her boyfriend called an ambulance…

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Heart Disease and Depression Often Go Hand in Hand: WomenHeart Can Help

Originally published on ADAA.org, Anxiety and Depression Association of America Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women, with 1 in 4 women dying…

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Finding Better Health Through Hope: A North Star Matters

Originally published in U.S. News & World Report I grew up in the United States, a child to first-generation immigrants from India. My parents worked…

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Women’s Health Empowerment Summit brings together women in an effort to get real about mental health, caregiving, and self-advocacy

At the Coalition for Women’s Health Equity’s recent Women’s Health Empowerment Summit in Washington, D.C., women from all standings, backgrounds, and disciplines united for a…

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