Cardiovascular disease (CVD) kills over 480,000 women a year, about one per minute.

June 4, 2007 at 12:57 pm | Posted in disease, health, heart, heart and stroke, stroke, women | Leave a comment

Go Red For Women South Africa

Go Red For Women is the new division for the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Please support this initiative. The aim is to raise awareness for heart disease among women. Some facts about Heart disease amongst women:

  • Over 60% of women believe their biggest health threat is breast cancer but heart disease kills 6 times as many women as breast cancer
  • Cardiovascular disease (CVD) kills over 480,000 women a year, about one per minute.
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