Links to Useful information

An important article appeared in the
Globe and Mail, May 6, 2018
on womens' heart health.

VIHA Heart Health.
Welcome to the VIHA Heart Health Program. Here you can:
* Find tools and resources for you, your family and support network;
* Access and find out about our services; and
* Learn how to take an active role in your own
Health Canada.
Cardiovascular disease or heart disease is the number one killer in Canada. It is also the most costly disease in Canada, putting the greatest burden on our national health care system.  A wealth of information on all aspects of the disease.
 Caroline Thomas has created a comprehensive website 
All about women and heart disease - our #1 killer - from the unique perspective of a Mayo Clinic-trained heart attack survivor.
Presents information for for the general public, heart patients or their family members, health professionals, and all students of the heart.

  The first WomenHeart Support Group program in Canada is being held at Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria, BC on the third Wednesday evening of each month. All women living with heart disease are invited to attend for peer-to-peer support, information and encouragement. For more info, contact ROSE LOPETRONE at
Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC and Yukon
This comprehensive resource offers links to many other important agencies and sources.



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