Women's Heart Health
Heart Disease is Very Much a Woman's DiseaseHeart disease is the number one cause of death for women over 25, causing more deaths than all types of cancer combined, but you don't have to be part of this statistic. Take steps to care for your heart and prevent heart disease.
Step 1: See your primary care doctor to learn your heart health numbers.
Step 2: Consult with a Virtua cardiologist who specializes in taking care of a woman's heart.
WomenHeart at VirtuaWhether you were recently diagnosed or have been living with heart disease, having emotional and educational support is crucial. WomenHeart at Virtua, is a free, monthly support group facilitated by heart disease survivors. The women who lead the group were trained at the WomenHeart Science and Leadership Symposium at the Mayo Clinic, a leading health care institution in the U.S. This is what you can expect from the group:
- Receive emotional support from other women living with heart disease
- Learn from Virtua experts ways to improve your heart health and reduce future risks
- Gain access to personal health navigators, who can connect you with health and wellness services and provide ongoing, personalized support in the coordination of your care
Date: March 14, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: 239 Hurffville-Crosskeys Rd, Sewell, NJ
Date: April 11, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: 401 Young Ave, Moorestown, NJ
Register online or 1-888-847-8823.