Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

In the News

  • SW Florida/Sarasota 5K Sunset SCADaddle© for Research a Success!!!

    Apr10

    The second chip timed sunset SCADaddle© run/walk on March 29 at Payne Park in Sarasota, FL kicked off the 2019 SCADaddle© season. The 5K participants ran through and around the park on a varied terrain of crushed cinder, concrete sidewalk and grass. Walkers completed a one mile route. Thousands of dollars were raised for research. […]

    Read More

  • National 5K SCADaddle©, Friday Evening Social & Mayo Clinic Research Presentation

    Mar31

    Join us Saturday June 8 for our chip timed SCADaddle© Run/Walk at Danada Forest Preserve in Wheaton IL, a Chicago suburb. The USATF 5K certified trail winds through the beautiful forest preserve. All runners/walkers will be timed. Awards will be given to overall winner male and female. Medals/recognition will be given to 2nd and 3rd […]

    Read More

  • New Promotional Video for Sarasota FL SCADaddle© on March 29!

    Mar16

    We are excited to announce the first 5K video to raise awareness about the Sarasota, FL 5K! The video not only promotes the 5K in FL, it also raises awareness about SCAD. Join us on Friday March 29 for our chip timed SCADaddle Sunset Run/Walk at Payne Park in Sarasota, a vacation destination! The two […]

    Read More

  • Ceremonial $165,000 Check Presented to Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program

    Mar2

    Thank you SCAD survivors Kristen Bowlds, Kelley Hoolihan and Denise Thul for representing all of us on February 18, 2019 at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. A check for $165,000 was sent to Mayo Clinic in December, 2018 to help support their groundbreaking research. SCAD Research, Inc. has donated a total of $800,000 to the […]

    Read More

  • Eighth National/Chicago area 5K SCADaddle© Registration Now Open!

    Mar2

    Don’t miss out! Join us on Saturday June 8, 2019 for our chip timed SCADaddle© Run/Walk at Danada Forest Preserve on a 5K USATF certified trail in Wheaton IL, a Chicago suburb. You won’t be disappointed! All runners/walkers will be timed. Awards will be given to overall winner male and female. Medals/recognition will be given […]

    Read More

  • SCAD Heart Attack Awareness Week Feb. 17-23, 2019

    Feb17

    February, known for love, Valentine hearts and American Heart Month, seems like the perfect time for SCAD Heart Attack Awareness Week. We are counting on you to help raise awareness about SCAD. This year, for the second annual SCAD Heart Attack Awareness Week we decided to create a handout focused on the first line of […]

    Read More

Support

If the stories of survivors and the stories of those who loved and lost due to SCAD have touched you, please get involved by offering your support.

General Gift - In Honor - In Memory

Donate Now

Spotlight & Perspective

Voices of SCAD

Are you a SCAD survivor? Has SCAD affected your family or friends? Let your voice be heard! You can use the "Tell Your Story" link below to submit your information and it will be posted in the blog section of the website (see "Read Stories"). Or, tell your story in a video and send it to us by email. Short (2-3 minute) videos will be posted on our youtube channel.

Tell Your Story