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Stroke: The other cardiovascular disease

"There is a clot busting medication called TPA that is the only FDA-approved treatment for stroke. It is dependent on people getting to the hospital very early and being able to be treated very early," said Dr. Amie Hsia.

Thursday - 02/16/2012, 06:12pm EST

Tags: heart attack, stroke, Paula Wolfson

A survivor: Md. woman urges education on heart health

Andrea Wongsam was 35 years old and 13 weeks pregnant when her life changed forever.

Monday - 02/06/2012, 04:24am EST

Tags: Paula Wolfson, Bella Appel-McKee, go red, women

Heart disease biggest killer of women over 20

Statistics show heart disease is the biggest killer of women over 20, and the real tragedy is many of the deaths are preventable.

Friday - 02/03/2012, 04:02pm EST

Tags: Paula Wolfson, marathon,


Beating heart disease one woman at a time

Wanda Jackson of Forestville, Md. is a heart disease survivor on a mission. She has become an advocate for heart patients, saying she is part of an army that is taking on America's number one killer.

Sunday - 01/22/2012, 06:16am EST

Tags: Wanda Jackson, WomenHeart, Lisa Tate

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