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  • Video of Mayo Clinic Research Presentation on September 28

    Oct27

    The edited Mayo Clinic Research Presentation streamed on September 28, 2019 is now available on our YouTube channel. Dr. Sharonne Hayes gave a recap about SCAD, where the Mayo study has come from and their latest research findings. Dr. Hayes took questions from the audience including questions submitted online following her presentation. Dr. Hayes also […]

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  • Participants Enjoyed Lehigh Valley 5K Run/Walk on Oct. 12

    Oct17

    Our 4th annual 5K SCADaddle© for Research run/walk took place at Upper Saucon Township Community Park in Center Valley, PA. Everyone had a great time while raising thousands of dollars for research. It was a busy SCADaddle© weekend with a Meet & Greet for SCAD survivors, their supporters and SCAD Angel’s family/friends on Friday evening […]

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  • West Coast 5K SCADaddle a Success!

    Sep30

    Our 5th annual West Coast 5K SCADaddle© for Research Run/Walk at beautiful Crown Point Park in San Diego was very successful, raising thousands of dollars for research! This year’s jampacked weekend started on Friday evening with a Meet & Greet at a photo studio. Appetizers were served providing an opportunity for SCAD survivors and SCAD […]

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  • Another Great Minnesota SCADaddle© Weekend

    Sep19

    About 400 registered participants including 40 survivors and 40 members of The Ruhberg’s Heart Beats On Team, who walked in memory of Dick who did not survive SCAD, enjoyed our 2nd annual 5K fun run/walk on September 7 at Battle Creek Regional Park, St. Paul (Maplewood) MN. All participants received a SCADaddle© medal as they […]

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  • Raising SCAD Awareness

    Sep17

    There are several ways you can help raise awareness about SCAD including: Sharing Voices of SCAD videos on social media Audrey Carol Anna Ellen Sandra A special thanks to Nick D’Orazio for creating the Voices of SCAD series. These stories were captured at the 5Ks in FL and IL. Watch for more Voices of SCAD […]

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  • Video of Mayo Clinic Research Presentation on June 7

    Jul13

    The edited Mayo Clinic Research Presentation streamed on June 7, 2019 is now available on our YouTube channel. It begins with and introduction of the National 5K SCADaddle© planning team, remarks by Bob Alico, our President/Founder, & recognition by Mayo Clinic for our support with remarks by Dr. Hayes. The latest research findings with Drs. […]

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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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