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Heart & Stroke doesn’t just envision a better future for women; we’re already hard at work creating one.
Our new public awareness campaign is opening everyone’s eyes to the bias women with heart disease and stroke face.Learn more
Our online tools and resources arm women to identify their risk factors, recognize the signs of heart attack and stroke, and be their own advocates.Learn more
We are working with Indigenous organizations to support and advocate for critical priorities for Indigenous women as identified by Indigenous people.Learn more
For people with lived experience of heart disease and stroke and their care partners, we provide access to a sisterhood of support through our Facebook groups.Learn more
Women’s survival rates won’t change until the system does. We are supporting gender-equity policies and taking action to help change the system from the inside out.Learn more
We are investing in better outcomes for women by helping to educate system leaders and healthcare professionals.Learn more
To stop women from dying, we need to close the research gap.
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