A fighting chance

Sudhi-Jennifer portrait

Prognosis: Promising

They faced deadly heart disease. Now they’re facing the future with hope, thanks to new research focused on women.

From action to answers

Donors are helping to close the research gap, and empower healthcare professionals to save more women’s lives.   

Garima Dwivedi

Raising awareness

Garima Dwivedi had never felt a headache like this. She had no idea she was having a stroke.

Her story
Dr Rambihar portrait

Seeking equity

We can’t expect doctors to recognize women’s symptoms, until the research does, says Dr. Sherryn Rambihar.

Her story

The numbers speak for themselves

And the need for change.

#1
cause of premature death in women in Canada is heart disease and stroke.
53%
of women who experience heart attack symptoms have them go unrecognized.
2/3
of all heart disease and stroke clinical research is based  on men.

Help us close the research gap.

Donate today to help us double the dollars we invest in research for women.