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Legislative News
Thursday, May 7, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart co-hosts event with Coalition for Clinical Trials Awareness at Quintiles »
   WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease co-hosts turnkey meeting Congressional...
Wednesday, May 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart praises the introduction of the Research for All Act of 2015 »
    Legislation would improve NIH and FDA reporting of sex-specific research WomenHeart: The National Coa...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart announces findings of patient research on heart failure in women »
  Congressional briefing highlights policy and program recommendations indicating the need to remove barriers to pr...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
WomenHeart and International Patient Groups Join Forces for New Global Heart Failure Alliance »
WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease announces that it has joined forces with the International...
Thursday, April 3, 2014   (2 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart CEO makes presentation at FDA hearing »
The Food and Drug Administration heard oral presentations on April 1, 2014 at a public hearing to "obtain input on the iss...

Medical & Science News
Thursday, December 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
America’s Health Rankings® 2015 Annual Report indicates heart disease risk factors still rising »
WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease issued a statement in response to the release of the Uni...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Watch our National Patient Education Webinar on Women, Heart Disease and Sleep Apnea! »
Did you miss our November 18 national patient education webinar Sleep Apnea and Heart Disease: What Women Need to Know?...
Monday, July 28, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart comments on new study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology »
New JACC study calls a ttention to higher heart attack rates and worse outcomes among younger women, particularly you...
Wednesday, July 23, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Heart of Style Tour gives new insight into Hispanic-American women and heart disease »
Health screenings of women who visited the Heart of Style Tour as it traveled to 30 Burlington stores across the United St...
Monday, December 30, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Cardiovascular Prevention Guidelines released »
New guidelines established by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association and endorsed by WomenH...

Healthcare News
Thursday, November 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment Period has Started »
Open enrollment for a health care plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace began November 1, 2015 and goes through&nb...
Monday, February 10, 2014
WomenHeart commends new AHA/ASA guidelines for stroke prevention in women »
WomenHeart: The National Coalition of Women with Heart Disease commends the release of the American Heart Association and...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Attention all Medicare beneficiaries! New services being covered »
Two new services to address cardiovascular disease and obesity are now being covered by the Medicare program: Intensiv...
Friday, May 24, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
AACVPR provides searchable directory for cardiac patients »
The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation provides a searchble online directory as a re...
Thursday, May 2, 2013
High Cost of Medications Getting You Down? Try a Co-Pay Card. »
If your doctor wants to prescribe specific medications that don't fit in your budget, you may want to consider getting...

Partner News
Friday, October 7, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart & CVS Health commit to building healthier communities »
WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease Receives Community Grant from CVS Health   Gra...
Monday, June 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart Announces Groundbreaking Partnership with ContextMedia:Health »
WomenHeart Announces Groundbreaking Partnership with ContextMedia:Health WomenHeart health education materials now av...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Foundation for the Public’s Health to Fund Medical Reserve Corps & WomenHeart »
The Foundation for the Public’s Health to Fund Medical Reserve Corps and WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with...
Tuesday, February 2, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart & Burlington Stores Team up with Wendy Williams for #HealthyHeartSelfie Challenge »
For the fifth consecutive year, Burlington Stores, the national off-price retailer, and WomenHeart are teaming up to educa...
Tuesday, May 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Burlington Stores Donate $1.16 Million to WomenHeart Resulting from Burlington’s 4th Annual Red Dres »
Burlington and WomenHeart’s partnership expands education, awareness and support for women living with and at risk for hea...

Program News
Thursday, March 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Applications Now Accepted for Fall 2016 WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic »
Applications Now Being Accepted for Fall 2016 Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic Encourage your Hospita...
Monday, November 23, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Read WJLA Reporter Jennifer Donelan's SisterMatch blog posts! »
  WJLA-TV Crime Beat Reporter Jennifer Donelan participated in WomenHeart's SisterMatch program as part of her re...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
First National Policy & Science Summit on Women’s Cardiovascular Health »
First National Policy & Science Summit on Women’s Cardiovascular Health Provides Roadmap to Improve Diagnosis an...
Monday, October 12, 2015   (5 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart Announces Class of 2015 WomenHeart Champions »
60 women heart disease survivors commit to changing lives and communities by becoming community educators, Support Network...
Thursday, August 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart Launches First Virtual Support Network For Women Living with Atrial Fibrillation »
Aims to reach women living with heart disease who do not otherwise have access to patient support services

General News
Tuesday, August 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart Among Top Cardiac Websites in 2016 »
WomenHeart awarded PMT's Best of Cardiac Sites After extensive review, WomenHeart was recognized as one of 2016's b...
Tuesday, March 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart Honored on International Women's Day by HealthExpress as a 2016 Top Health Website »
Happy International Women's Day to all the women in our community! We are happy to share that today, for International...
Friday, December 4, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
WomenHeart Honored in Ace Awards Competition »
WomenHeart was recognized with an Honorable Mention in the Ragan Communications and PR Daily 2015 Ace Awards competition...
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
WomenHeart appoints three new members to its Board of Directors »
Three women heart disease survivors bring their personal experience to national governing board of leading women’s heart h...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
WomenHeart Recieves National Forum Heart Healthy Stroke Award »
WomenHeart recognized by the National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention for its commitment to women’s cardio...

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