Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection

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Fantastic Fourth Annual West Coast SCADaddle© for Research!

October 14, 2018

A jam packed 2018 West Coast 5K SCADaddle© weekend took place in Carlsbad, CA on Sept 7-8. The weekend kicked off Friday evening with a Meet & Greet for those impacted by SCAD. Prior to the start of the 5K fun run/walk, there was a warm up by Jazzercise Ocean Fitness Center; a survivor shared […]

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Wonderful First Annual Minnesota SCADaddle for Research

Thanks to the hard work of many, our first annual Minnesota 5K SCADaddle© weekend September 21-22 was a success! There were 300 registered participants including 35 survivors along with family/friends walking in memory of their loved one who did not survive, a SCAD Angel. The weekend started on Friday evening with a SCAD Reunion dinner […]

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Watch Drs. Hayes & Cavendish Present SCAD Insights Sat, Sept. 8

September 6, 2018

We are streaming Dr. Sharonne Hayes (Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN) & Dr. Jeffery Cavendish (Kaiser Permanente, San Diego, CA) presentation of their SCAD insights on Sat., Sept. 8 @ 1pm (pacific time). Simply go to SCAD Research, Inc Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/ScadResearchInc/ to watch their presentation. You may need to scroll down a little to find […]

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Lehigh Valley (PA) 5K SCADaddle© a Success – Two SCADaddles© to Go – CA & MN!

September 3, 2018

Our 3rd annual Lehigh Valley 5K SCADaddle© for Research timed run/walk on August 11 in Center Valley, PA was a success, raising thousands of dollars for research! Among the participants were survivors, their supporters and family and friends of Meagan who did not survive (SCAD Angel). If you were unable to attend any of the […]

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Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Progress Report prepared for SCAD Research, Inc. Available Online

July 7, 2018

We have had a number of requests for the 2018 progress report by Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Report. This report was put together for SCAD Research, Inc. and indicates some of the accomplishments funded by money donated by us. SCAD Research, Inc. provides the highest level of support for Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program’s work […]

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Watch Mayo Clinic’s June 2 SCAD Research Program Presentation

July 6, 2018

People from across the US and around the world watched Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program (Rochester, MN) leaders present their latest research findings at the National 5K SCADaddle© for Research event in Illinois on June 2 . This year’s presentation was streamed through our Facebook page. If you missed the presentation or want to watch […]

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National 5K SCADaddle a Success – Three SCADaddles© to Go – PA, CA, MN!

July 1, 2018

Our 7th annual National 5K SCADaddle© for Research on June 2 in Wheaton, IL was very successful, raising over $50,000 for research! There were 330 participants registered including 48 survivors. Family and friends also attended in memory of four SCAD Angels. If you were unable to attend the SCADaddles© in Florida or Illinois or even […]

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SW FL 5K Success with 5 SCADaddles to Go – IL, PA, CA, MN!

May 2, 2018

Our 1st SCADaddle in Sarasota FL was very successful. Thanks to the leadership of survivor Tracee Murphy and the hard work of many, $25,000 was raised for research! There are still many more 5Ks to come in 2018 including a new one – St. Paul MN! You’ll want to check these out. Click the links […]

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GuideStar Seal of Transparency Platinum Level Awarded

April 12, 2018

SCAD Research, Inc. just received the Platinum Seal of Transparency from GuideStar! The Platinum Seal of Transparency is GuideStar’s newest and highest level of recognition. In 2016 (the most recent year with financial data available) 97% of our revenue supported research. You can donate to SCAD Research, Inc. with confidence knowing we donate the vast […]

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Scientific Statement about SCAD from American Heart Association Published

March 28, 2018

Exciting news, American Heart Association released a Scientific Statement: Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Current State of the Science. Click the link for an abstract and to download the 33 page statement. Under the leadership of Dr. Sharonne Hayes from Mayo Clinic SCAD Research Program, an impressive international group SCAD experts spent about a year synthesizing […]

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