Category: Women’s Health (Page 2)

September 5, 2014

Women with Valve Disease: Leader Evaluation Form

Part of the Heart to Heart: Women with Valve Disease educational workshop materials, this leader evaluation form collects valuable feedback from community health leaders conducting these important workshops. All workshop materials available for download here.
September 5, 2014

Women with Valve Disease: Participant Quiz

Part of the Heart to Heart: Women with Valve Disease educational workshop materials, this quiz assess what participants have learned during the workshop.  An answer key is also available for download and distribution. All workshop materials available for download here.
September 5, 2014

Women with Valve Disease: Participant Quiz Answer Sheet

Part of the Heart to Heart: Women with Valve Disease educational workshop materials, these answers should be provided to workshop participants after taking the quiz.  This quiz will help assess what participants have learned during the workshop. All workshop materials available for download here.    
September 1, 2014

Women with Valve Disease: PowerPoint Presentation

Part of the Heart to Heart: Women with Valve Disease educational workshop materials, this PowerPoint presentatino is designed to be shown during an educational workshop to help facilitate the discussion. All workshop materials available for download here.
September 1, 2014

Heart Valve Disease in Women

Each year, as many as 5 million Americans are diagnosed with heart valve disease--a cardiovascular condition that affects men and women of all ages, but that becomes increasingly more common with age.  An estimated 1 in 50 women have valve disease--growing to 1 in 10 by age 75 and older. This short "pocket film" teaches women more about valve disease--how you get it, how you detect it, and how you treat it.    
January 27, 2009

Wear Red for Heart Disease Awareness

During the past couple years, you may have noticed red dress pins being worn by women across the country. Maybe you also noticed the red dresses printed on some food labels in your local grocery store. This red dress has become the national symbol for heart disease awareness in women. On February 6, National Wear Red Day, wear red and encourage those around you to talk about heart disease—the number one cause of death for women in the U.S.
May 8, 2008

Alliance Develops Osteoporosis Tool for Health Professionals

Clipboard tool with algorithm helps diagnose and treat bone disease.
January 11, 2008

Alliance Unveils Resource about Bone Disease

"Standing Strong" Toolkit Available to Community Groups
September 12, 2006

Campaign to Increase Awareness about Heart Disease in Women

In an effort to improve awareness about heart disease in women, the Alliance for Aging Research has launched a new campaign, Heart Disease: About Women, About You.
September 1, 2006

Heart Disease: About Women About You – Women’s Health Quiz

This fact sheet quizzes women on how much they know about heart disease, and provides helpful tips on talking to…