Useful Links

Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta: This site provides a variety of education, research and resources available related to cardiac health.

Cardiac Sciences Program: This site is based out of Manitoba, providing access to the latest heart health news. An informative video featuring the experiences of former President, Bill Clinton, and his battle with heart disease "The last Heart Attack" click here to watch the special report highlighted on CNN.

HSFC: Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada: This is a great link to reliable up-to-date heart health information, health and wellness assessment tools, recipes and the latest research on heart health. User-friendly, this site is easy to navigate through for the not to so savvy computer users.

Alberta Health Services
This site offers information about: how to find health care in Alberta, health information, and news and events. MyHealth Videos on this site offers information regarding symptoms, health promotion, and other timely health topics.

MedlinePlus.gov: This is a helpful website produced by the National Library of Medicine founded in the United States. It offers an extensive list of drug and supplements information, as well as other health topics. Great resource if you're looking for some drug facts!

www.totalcardiology.ca: This is the website for Total Cardiology Rehabilitation and Risk Reduction. Total Cardiology is committed to the promotion of a heart-healthy lifestyle. Find out about the various programs they offer.

www.diabetes.ca: The Canadian Diabetes Association supports people affected by diabetes by providing information, diabetes research, education, service, and advocacy. Offers disease information and programs related to diabetic health.

www.cwhn.ca/en/node/40818: This link provides information regarding women's heart health on the Canadian Women's Health Network. This FAQ sheet was developed in conjunction with Health Canada.

www.womenheart.org: WomenHeart is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) patient advocacy organization with thousands of members nationwide, including women heart patients and their families, health care providers, advocates and consumers committed to helping women live longer, healthier lives. WomenHeart supports, educates and advocates on behalf of the 42 million American women living with or at risk of heart disease.

http://www.hearttoheartalberta.com: The Heart to Heart Support Society is a group of people whose lives have been changed by the effects of heart disease. It is a non-profit organization incorporated under the Societies Act of the Province of Alberta.

Download the Woman to Woman Cardiac Support brochure.

Heart to Heart Support Society

Education . Networking . Support
Providing support and encouragement to women with heart disease as they examine and deal with issues unique to women.