Fight the Ladykiller

Did you know that heart disease is the #1 killer of women in the U.S.? More women die from heart disease than all cancers combined. One woman dies from heart disease every minute and more women than men have died from heart disease every year since 1984.  “This disease continues victorious because of misinformation, misdiagnosis and mistreatment.  UntilContinue reading “Fight the Ladykiller”

Women’s Heart Thought for June

“The Go Red for Women campaign raises awareness of the risk of heart disease.  I think a lot of people don’t realize that heart disease is the number one killer of women.  So what we’re doing is encouraging women to tell five other women to learn more about heart disease and how they can preventContinue reading “Women’s Heart Thought for June”

Women’s Heart Thought for June

“Heart disease is the number one killer of men and women in the United States, claiming the lives of more than 600,000 people each year, half of them women. And yet many women — and their health care providers — still believe heart disease is less serious in women than in men. This is simplyContinue reading “Women’s Heart Thought for June”