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Our goal is to engage and educate the community about women’s heart disease. On this site you will find information on:

Ask the Experts

Ask the Experts about women’s heart disease. Your questions and answers will be posted here. Please note that questions about personal health matters will not be answered here, and should be directed to your doctor or other health professionals.

About Us

Once believed to be a ‘man’s disease’, heart disease now kills more women than men, and more women than all cancers combined. 42% of women heart attack survivors suffer a second attack and die within a year of the first; and 46% become disabled, living in chronic pain and poor health. The cost to the Canadian economy more than $22 billion annually.

Contact Us

Victoria General Hospital Foundation
2340 Pembina Highway, Winnipeg, MB, CANADA, R3T 2E8
Tel: (204) 477-3513
Email: foundation@vgh.mb.ca
Web: TheVicFoundation.ca
Charitable Registration #119284099 RR0001