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  • Support SCAD Research on Amazon without Spending Extra Money


    AmazonSmile is an easy and automatic way for you to support SCAD Research, Inc. every time you shop at no extra cost to you. Instead of going to, simply go to The first time you shop through AmazonSmile, select SCAD Research as your 501(c)(3) charity of choice. Once selected, anytime you purchase a […]

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  • Red SCAD Research T-shirts Available for Limited Time


    Great news…now and for a limited time, you can easily order that great red SCAD Research t-shirt Lisa, a SCAD survivor, created to promote SCAD and SCAD Research. It’s easy to order and there is V Neck style for women and a crew neck in both men and women’s sizes. Simply click SCAD Research Inc. […]

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  • Depression and Anxiety After SCAD – Study Results


    A SCAD publication recently released online in the Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention ( found that symptoms of depression/anxiety are common in patients with myocardial infarction (MI) due to Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD). Young women are at highest risk for development of these symptoms, particularly those with peripartum SCAD. Prevalence and Predictors of […]

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