Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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  • SCAD Heart Attack Awareness Week


    We are staking a claim to the third full week of February during Heart Month and declaring it SCAD Heart Attack Awareness Week! During the week of February 18 – 24, we are counting on you to help raise awareness about spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) and the need for research to: Friends, family and […]

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  • 2018 5K SCADaddle for Research Dates


    Great news, Tracee Murphy and a team of survivors are working on finalizing plans for our first Southwest FL/Sarasota SCADaddle for Research in mid-April!. Watch for details and registration in the near future. In addition to the SCADaddle in Sarasota, the following dates/locations are also planned: National/Chicago area on June 2 Lehigh Valley/Bethlehem, PA on […]

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  • Watch SCAD Presentation on Our YouTube Channel


    If you missed the September SCAD presentation by Dr. Sharonne Hayes (Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program) and Dr. Jennifer Tremmel (Stanford Medical Center) at the West Coast 5K SCADaddle in California, you can watch it on our YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OdsdvQW8jGU&feature=youtu.be Please like and comment on the video on YouTube. The more likes and comments we […]

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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.

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