Her Heart blog

Her Heart’s CEO and founder, Dr. Linda Worrall-Carter writes about all thing heart related. She voices some of her concerns about women and heart disease, shares her tips and tricks to maintaining a healthy heart, and speaks about the latest in the press on heart-related issues.

Her Heart is so excited to hear the Victorian Heart Hospital in progress, which is set to turn around the statistic that heart disease is the single leading cause of death for Australians."The first designs for the Victorian Heart Hospital - Australia’s first dedicated cardiac...

This Valentine’s Day, Her Heart is encouraging women to get their heart health checked. The checklist (which you can access here) has questions relating to various aspects of your life. We hope this article will help you understand why each question (and your answer) is...

The 3rd of February 2017 marked an exciting step forward in women’s sport in Australia with the beginning of the official AFL Women's League. Whether you’re a footy fan or not, the past few games have really been a terrific display of athleticism and good...

While contemplating what I wanted to share with you this time of year, I was thinking about how our experience of the festive season seems to come in waves. First we see it: the Christmas trees and twinkling lights filling the shopping centres (sometimes far...

As some of you know, I have recently had a break away, reconnecting with family and friends overseas. I initially thought that I would write this next blog about the damaging effects of stress, as I think that as women we often keep pushing ourselves...

I have been encouraged by many to write a blog for some time and often wondered why anyone would be interested in what I had to say. After many years of nursing cardiac patients, teaching nursing, and then moving on to carrying out 15 years...

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