Women's Heart Health Resources

Vetted by the Canadian Women’s Heart Health Alliance, these credible resources on women’s heart health address different types of heart disease, prevention, treatment, and communication with health providers.

General Information

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Canadian Women’s Heart Health Center

Women’s Healthy Heart Initiative

Women’s Heart Health Programs and Initiatives in Canada

Halifax: The Maritime Heart Center Women’s Heart Health Clinic (MHC-WHHC)

MontrealWomen’s Healthy Heart Initiative

OttawaCanadian Women’s Heart Health Center

TorontoWomen's College Hospital's Women's Cardiovascular Health Initiative

VancouverLeslie Diamond Women's Heart Health Clinic

Information on Women-specific Heart Disease 

Heart Diseases and Conditions

Heart and Stroke

Heart attacks

Ischemic heart disease

Stable coronary syndromes


Talking with your healthcare provider

Talking to your Doctor, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Questions to ask your healthcare provider, Canadian Women’s Heart Health Center

Risk Factors, Symptoms, Prevention, and Treatment


Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada:

Women’s Heart Alliance

Risk Factors, Signs and Symptoms

Canadian Women’s Heart Health Centre 

Mayo Clinic:

Women’s Healthy Heart Initiative

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

Risks & Signs

Diagnosis and Treatment

Current views on Women's Heart Health

Heart Sisters

Harvard Women’s Health Watch

Peer and Group Support & Education

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