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March 22, 2024 - St. Boniface Hospital News
Women’s Heart Health Showcased During Heart Health Month

February 27, 2024 - UHN Newsroom
Celebrating 15 years of women-centred rehab at UHN

February 23, 2024 - Global News
Raising awareness on Women’s heart health

February 16, 2024 - Medium: Women's Health Blog
Unveiling the Gap: Understanding Heart Disease in Women with Dr. Najah Adreak

February 15, 2024 - UBC Women's Health Research Cluster 
Unveiling the Gap: Understanding Heart Disease in Women with Dr. Najah Adreak

February 14, 2024 - Virgin Radio Calgary: A Woman a Day with Danaye
Wear Red Canada

February 14, 2024 - Algonquin College News
The heart of the matter

February 13, 2024 - IHeartRadio: AM1150  The Early Edition with Phil Johnson 
2024 Wear Red Canada with Jennifer Monaghan

February 13, 2024 - CTV Morning Live
Women's heart health: Here to tell us more is Dr. Nazli Parast, an Advance Practice Nurse in Women's Cardiovascular Health at the University Of Ottawa Heart Institute and Fatosh Erguven, a Patient and Advocate.

February 12, 2024 - National Post
Wear Red Day 2024: Women still underdiagnosed and undertreated with heart disease, stroke

February 11, 2024 - The Conversation
It’s time for a heart-to-heart about women’s cardiovascular health, unique risk factors and symptoms

February 10, 2024 - Ottawa Citizen
Heart health experts' session to focus on continuing cardiac care gender gap

February 5, 2024 - Jericho Tennis Club Newsletter
Member Article: February is Heart Health Awareness Month: Denise Johnson 

January 29, 2024 - Brackson Hall News
The Heart of the Matter: Emilie Theberge


2023 Media


October, 2023 - The Rebel Mama Hotline
What's Up with Women's Heart Health?

September 5, 2023 - Radio-Canada: Les matins d'ici
De nouvelles recherches sur la santé cardiovascularire des femmes

September 3, 2023
Will this $840,000 grant make a dent in women’s cardiac care?

August 30, 2023 - Ottawa Citizen
New Ottawa-based initiative aims to close heart health gender gap

August 30, 2023 - CBC Radio: All in a Day with Alan Neal
Most of what we know about cardiovascular disease is based on research that focused on men

August 25, 2023 - The Mirage
CA Gov Launches Pan-Canadian Women's Health Initiative

August 24, 2023 - University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Canadian Women’s Heart Health Alliance recognized as country’s cardiovascular health hub for women

August 24, 2023 - Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Government of Canada announces funding to improve health care for women and gender-diverse people

March 2, 2023 - Trinity Western University
TWU researchers highlight heart and vascular health during February’s Wear Red Canada campaign 

March 2, 2023 - RedFM
Roshini Radio Show

February 16 - Penticton Herald
Hear Heart Matters

February 14, 2023 - Salaam Namaste Calgary |Punjabi National Radio
Women's Heart & Health PART 1
Women's Heart & Health PART 2

February 14, 2023 - CityNews Ottawa
Wear Red Canada Day: Raising awareness of women's heart health

February 14, 2023 - Global News Calgary
Reducing barriers for internationally trained nurses & Wear Red Canada Day

February 13, 2023 - Global News Morning Edmonton
Wear Red Canada Day raises awareness for women’s heart health

February 13, 2023 - CTV News Atlantic
Better understanding women’s heart health could save a life: N.S. cardiologist

February 13, 2023 - iHeartRADIO
Better understanding women’s heart health could save a life: N.S. cardiologist

February 13, 2023 - CTV News Atlantic
Wear Red Canada Day

February 13, 2023 - UCalgary News
Libin Institute encourages everyone to wear red on Feb. 13

February 13, 2023 - Alberta Prime Times
Wear red on Feb. 13 for women's heart health

February 13, 2023 - City News Calgary
Wear Red Canada: increasing awareness around women's heart health

February 13, 2023 - Toronto Star
Wearing Red May Save Her Life in 2023

February 13, 2023 - The Beat, University of Ottawa Heart Institute
An important step in women’s heart health herstory

February 12, 2023 - Carp, ON Newsletter
Good Heart Health is for EVERYONE

February 10, 2023 - Radio Active with Jessica Ng, Min Dhariwal
Monday is "Wear Red Canada Day"

February 10, 2023 - CISION
Government of Canada Supports Initiatives to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease in Women

February 10, 2023 - Yasir Naqvi, MP
News Release: Government of Canada Supports Initiatives to Prevent Cardiovascular Disease in Women

February 9, 2023 - Spice Radio Van
February is heart month: A discussion on women's heart health and the lack of knowledge

February 9, 2023 - SaskToday
Column: Give your heart extra love and attention

February 9, 2023 - Vancouver Coastal Health
Her heart matters: New report shows risks to women’s heart health

February 9, 2023 - University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Government of Canada funding a network to improve women’s cardiovascular health

February 8, 2023 - Real Talk Ryan Jespersen, Edmonton, AB
Heart attacks and strokes are the leading cause of prematire death for women Canada...

February 3, 2023 - CJWE.FM Radio
Wear Red Canada Day slated for February 13th

February 2, 2023 - CBC Windsor: Windsor Morning
Radio interview with Dr. Sharon Mulvagh

February 1, 2023 - CBC Radio: BC Today with Michelle Eliot
Women's heart health

February 1, 2023 - Global News
‘It was my heart’: Women with heart disease face barriers to care in Canada, report says

February 1, 2023 - University Health Network
Championing an under-recognized factor affecting women's heart health

February 1, 2023 - Messenger-Inquirer
Facts about women’s heart health

February 1, 2023 - Jericho Tennis Club

January 31, 2023 - Cranston Herald
Facts about women’s heart health

January 30, 2023 - Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Bringing women’s heart health to the forefront

January 13, 2023 - Canadian Running Magazine
Female runners: how to recognize the signs of heart attack

January 2, 2023 - Business in Edmonton
Heart Disease is the Leading Cause of Premature Death in Canadian Women

University of British Columbia Women's Health Blog
Same Disease, Different Risks & Symptoms: Cardiovascular Disease in Women




February 23, 2022 - Alberta at Noon with Judy Aldous
Heart Disease in Women
Heart disease is something many women live with, undiagnosed. Today, a heart health researcher helps us understand why. Dr. Sandi Dumanski is a heart health researcher at the Cumming School of Medicine and the Libin Cardiovascular Institute at the University of Calgary. She's also a kidney specialist treating patients who have a higher risk of developing heart disease. She joins us for the hour.
Calgary, AB

February 16, 2022 - CBC News Edmonton
She Waited a Decade for Diagnosis of Heart Disease
Edmonton mom Bobbi-Jo Green now helps raise awareness among other women.
Edmonton, AB

February 16, 2022 - Global News Morning Edmonton
Raising Awareness for Women’s Heart Health
Dr. Colleen Norris with the University of Alberta joins Global News Morning Edmonton to chat about the importance of women’s heart health, including the ‘Wear Red Canada’ initiative that aims to spread awareness, including the differences in heart attack symptoms.
Edmonton, AB

February 15, 2022 - Global News
Raising Awareness for Women During Heart Health Month
Linda Olsen talks to Dr. Sandra Dumanski, a professor at the University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine and Libin Cardiovascular Institute, about some of the impacts doctors are seeing on women’s heart health due to the pandemic.
Calgary, AB

February 14, 2022 - CTV Calgary News
COVID-19 Heart Concerns
Dr. Sandi Dumanski, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Calgary | Calgary, AB

February 14, 2022 - CTV Calgary News
Women's Heart Health and Wear Red Canada
Dr. Sandi Dumanski, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Calgary | Calgary, AB

February 11, 2022 - CBC Radio 
Radio Active - Heart Health for Women
Bobbi Jo Green, Woman with lived experience and Dr. Colleen Norris | Edmonton, AB

British Columbia 

March 8, 2022 - CHÉOS
Women’s Heart Health: No More Flying Under the Radar
Denise Johnson, Woman with LIved Experience and Dr. Tara Sedlak | Vancouver, BC

February 25, 2022 - Trinity Western University
Raising a 'more knowledgeable, passionate, confident, and caring community' in support of women's heart health. 
Langley, BC

February 13, 2022 - Global TV
Ask an Expert: Women's Heart Health
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women worldwide. Cardiologist, Dr. Tara Sedlak, shares tips on how women can improve their heart health.
Vancouver, BC

February 12, 2022 - Kelowna 10 
Did You Know This is the Number One Killer of Women Worldwide?
Jennifer Monaghan, Patient Advocate | Kelowna, BC

February 11, 2022 - CTV News Vancouver
Heart Disease is the #1 Killer of Women
Dr. Tara Sedlak, Cardiologist | Vancouver, BC

February 7, 2022 - Global News, Kelowna
Her Heart Matters Wear Red Canada Campaign Raises Awareness about Women’s Heart Health
Jennifer Monaghan, Patient Advocate | Kelowna, BC

January 2022 - Jericho Tennis Club Monthly Newsletter
Let's Talk About: All Women's Hearts Matter
Denise Johnson, Patient Advocate | Vancouver, BC

Nova Scotia

February 13, 2022 - CTV Atlantic Evening News
Insight to 'Wear Red Canada' day
Dr. Sharon Mulvagh, Cardiologist | Halifax, NS

February 11, 2022 - Halifax News
‘Wear Red Canada’ Day for Heart Health Awareness
Sunday, Feb 13th is ‘Wear Red Canada’ day to raise awareness about women’s heart health. Alyse speaks with cardiologist, Dr. Sharon Mulvagh, and heart attack survivor, Cindy Bruce.

February 10, 2022 - CTV News Atlantic
Wear Red Canada: Why its Important for Women to Keep Talking Heart Health and Get Moving While They Do It 
Brenda Payne, Co-Walk Lead, Nova Scotia Walks | Bible Hill, NS

January 21, 2022 - CBC
Winter Walkers Encouraging Each Other to Keep Active
Colleen Jones takes us to Truro, NS, where she met a group of walkers who are encouraging each other to stay active in the cold.

December 21, 2022 - Global News Morning, Halifax
Foodie Tuesday - Heart Healthy Eating Over the Holidays
We check in with dietician Edie Shaw-Ewald to get tips and tricks on making heart healthy decisions while also enjoying our favourite festive treats. We also learn about Wear Red Canada Day coming up in 2022.


February 12, 2022 - Toronto Star and
Wear Red Canada 2022: Why #HerHeartMatters | See Print Issue
Dr. Thais Coutinho and Lisa Comber, Toronto, ON

February 10, 2022, UHN Newsroom
UHN Cardiac Rehab Giving Participants the Confidence They Need to Move Forward
Dr. Tracey Collella, Clinician Scientist | Toronto, ON

February 10, 2022, TOH Newsweaver
Wear red on Feb. 13 to raise awareness about women's heart health (français)
The Ottawa Hospital | Ottawa, ON

February 9, 2022 - CTV Morning Live
Heart Month: Wear Red Campaign
Dr. Thais Coutinho, Cardiologist | Ottawa, ON

February 2022 - The Beat Newsletter
Why Wear Red This Weekend
University of Ottawa Heart Institute | Ottawa, ON

January 2022 - UOHI Patient Alumni Monthly Newsletter
Get Ready for Wear Red Canada – February 13th!
Marion Martell, Patient Advocate | Ottawa, ON


February 21, 2022 - CTV News Montreal
Heart disease awareness
Lynn Hebert, Patient Advocate | Montreal, QC

February 11, 2022 - CJAD 800AM: Montreal Now with Aaron Rand & Natasha Hall
February is Healthy Heart Month - What Should You Know?
Lynn Hebert, was 43-years old when she had a heart attack, with no history of heart disease in her family & Wendy Wray, cardiac Nurse-Clinician, Founder and Director of the Women's Healthy Heart Initiative at the MUHC
Montreal, QC

February 13, 2022 - The McGill University Health Centre Foundation: Health Matters Podcast
Heart Matters with Tarah Schwartz 
Wendy Wray, Director of the Women's Healthy Heart Initiative | Montreal, QC
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