Coming back from stroke
Lisa's healing journey
Combining the power of traditional and western medicine helped Lisa Meeches recover from stroke.
Pregnant and terrified: Megan’s stroke story
Her blood pressure was dangerously high but the young mother was repeatedly sent home
‘I don't want to give up hope’
Katherine had a stroke while in hospital for COVID-19. Now she’s working to put both behind her.
Cheryl's quest for answers
Her strokes were just the beginning. She needed to know what happened and why
Help save more women.
The toll of heart disease
Back from the brink
Michelle tried for months to get her symptoms taken seriously. Then she had a heart attack
Saving a mother's heart
It was almost too late when Christina learned that pregnancy complications had increased her risk of heart disease
Jennifer's story: Her heart valve was failing
Surgery saved her but research gives hope for new treatment options
Sudi's story: A heart attack out of nowhere
Sudi was determined to survive, for the sake of her baby
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Follow the research
See the discoveries shedding new light on women’s heart and brain health – and how much we have yet to learn.