Mayo Clinic shares symptoms and advice for the broken heart syndrome.
Beth was unknowingly living with a genetic valve condition that could have been fatal. Now, after open heart surgery, she is sharing her story in hopes that women will put their health first.
This brief overview of acute rheumatic fever (ARF) and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is aimed at school staff, who are well placed to assist children aged 5-14 years, their families and communities to prevent and manage these conditions. Sore throats can lead to open heart surgery in high risk populations.
This is a 12 minute film directed by Indigenous women about fertility, pregnancy and family for young Indigenous women who have rheumatic heart disease (RHD). This is culturally appropriate health information for a target audience of girls and young women from ages 13 to 20s who have mild to moderate RHD.
Don't worry -- you're just tired and out of sorts after having your baby. But the chest pain experienced by the woman you're about to meet was much more than a difficult recovery.
This animation explains what heart failure is, including its causes and symptoms, and shows the impact that heart failure can have on a person’s life.