The following resources provide information to assist you in advocating for your clients:
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION'S YOU'RE THE CURE
Be an advocate for heart disease and stroke. Join the You're the Cure network.
GO RED FOR WOMEN
About 480,000 women die of cardiovascular disease annually, more than the total number of cardiovascular disease-related deaths in men or the next four causes of death combined. Please visit the Go Red for Women Website. Support the HEART for Women Act, legislation before Congress to improve screening and treatment of heart disease in women
Effectiveness-Based Guidelines for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Women—2011 Update This is an update to the 2007 Guidelines. It includes additional information on diversity and disparities in the healthcare system.