Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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  • Friday Sept. 25 – Chicago takes Heart Fun Event


    Join the fun on Friday Sept 25 from 11am-2pm at 19 S. LaSalle St lobby as Chicago takes Heart and teams up for research on Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD). Drop by for great raffle prizes, snacks, and to take pictures, get autographs and meet mascots Tommy Hawk (Blackhawks) from 11:45 – 12:30 Southpaw (White […]

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  • 5K SCADaddle for Research Planned in California!


    Don’t miss out on the fun! Register today for the 5K West Coast SCADaddle for Research fun run/walk. The first west coast 5K will take place on Saturday, October 3 at beautiful Carlsbad, CA (near San Diego). The 5K is being planned by survivors to raise money for much needed research while having a great […]

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  • 5K SCADaddle for Research Timing Results


    Thank you to the 300+ runners and walkers who participated in the 5K SCADaddle for Research on May 2 at Danada Forest Preserve in Wheaton, IL. Below are the 2015 timing results: Age Group Overall Pictures will be posted soon. We hope you will join us again next year for our fifth 5K – details […]

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