If your heart abandons you

It’s been a week now. The normal film is still being played. Also tonight. Friday night dinner with two brothers and my sister. Came home and talked through the evening and then went to bed. I was exhausted, had a far too busy week. I had already lost the rested...

Woman, aged 45, heart patient

What does that do to you? Very much, I can assure you. Both in 1996 and 2001 I was confronted with the HELLP-syndrome during my pregnancies. Fortunately, two healthy babies have come into this world, and now have grown into big guys. However, my body had suffered a...

Symptoms

How do you recognize cardiovascular disease? Most people think of acute signals, such as chest pain and pain between the shoulder blades. In practice, however, it appears that women can have completely different complaints. The danger of this is that the signals are...

Research trajectories for Heart for Women

Heart for Women strives to conduct more in-depth research into the causes of cardiovascular disease in women. Because if this disease is the number one cause of death, it’s time for a change. It is essential that we can make more causal connections to stop the...

Causes

Scientifically proven causes How is it possible that cardiovascular disease is so common in women today? Many of the causes listed below have been scientifically proven. But there are also a number of reasons that we strongly suspect may also lead to cardiovascular...

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Your support makes all the difference Thanks to your support we can conduct research and offer our patients the leading treatment methods. This gives them more perspective on a good quality life or even healing. However, the Heart for Women Research Fund does not...