Navigation Links
Bayer Healthcare and WomenHeart Launch Strong @Heart Campaign
Date:2/2/2009

on, healthy lifestyle and a simple aspirin probably saved my life."

"One in three women in this country has some form of cardiovascular disease. The fact that disparities in treatment persist should concern us all," says Kathy Berra, MSN, ANP, member of the WomenHeart scientific advisory council and clinician at Cardiovascular Medicine and Coronary Interventions in Redwood City, California and the Stanford Prevention Research Center. "Strong @Heart informs and inspires women to optimize their heart health through cost-effective risk-reduction strategies like doctor-recommended aspirin for those at increased risk of cardiovascular events, improved exercise and optimal physician/patient interaction. Smoking cessation and intensive control of blood pressure, blood cholesterol and diabetes are also key strategies to reduce heart attack risk."

Today, aspirin is a critical part of Sandra's prevention plan and she never leaves home without it. She even came up with a creative way to conveniently keep aspirin on hand at all times -- an aspirin holder that she ties to her running sneaker. It provides the bit of extra security she needs in the event she has a heart attack away from home.

Inspired by Sandra's story, WomenHeart, together with the Bayer Aspirin Brand, have replicated Sandra's aspirin holder and are making it available free to the public -- the Strong @Heart HeartSAFE. The HeartSAFE can easily be attached to a key chain or purse and should be used as directed by a doctor by anyone experiencing a suspected heart attack.

People can receive a HeartSAFE by becoming a fan of the WomenHeart Strong @Heart page on Facebook.com where they can connect with an online community of women who have a dedicated interest in cardiovascular health and receive periodic news updates, information from experts and
'/>"/>

SOURCE WomenHeart
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. IVCC launches groundbreaking insecticide projects with Bayer and Syngenta
2. AUDIO from Medialink and Bayer: Simple, Focused Ways to Boost Womens Health
3. Bayer HealthCare Cleared to Acquire Citracal(R)
4. Genzyme and Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Germany to Present New Data on Alemtuzumab in Multiple Sclerosis at ECTRIMS
5. Bayer Foundation Grant Creates Graduate Engineering Fellowship at University of Houston
6. AUDIO from Medialink and Bayer: Is Your Pain Reliever Undermining Your Aspirin Therapy?
7. Bayer Temporarily Suspends Global Trasylol(R) Marketing
8. AUDIO from Medialink and Bayer: Lifesaving Benefits of Low-Dose Aspirin Therapy Maintained with Naproxen Sodium
9. Bayer Plants Trees With Chartiers Valley Intermediate School Students, Provides Free Environmental Education Materials
10. Bayer Awards Making Science Make Sense Grant to Girl Scouts
11. Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals and MedAssets Supply Chain Systems Sign a Three-Year Agreement for Magnevist(R) Magnetic Resonance Contrast Media
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/28/2015)... Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 ... option for patients with Type V AC joint injuries, ... The study, presented today at the American Orthopaedic Society ... military personnel returned to duty faster when surgery was ... 24 patients, with 7 receiving surgical treatment and 17 ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... 28, 2015 Aureus Medical Group ... including physical therapy jobs, has announced that it ... Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference to be held ... Hotel in Columbus, OH. , The OPTA ... exhibits with products and services. , Representatives ...
(Date:3/28/2015)... 2015 ARDX will sponsor the 7th Annual ... at the Chesapeake Conference Center in Chesapeake, Virginia. Each ... event for women in the Hampton Roads region. The ... Women’s Lives. Women grow stronger through sharing their stories ... This year the WWC™ theme is T-talk where we will ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... 2015 The Monogamy Method ... Samantha Sanderson and Jason Rogers has just been released ... attention. The commotion surrounding the course's launch has caught ... publish an in-depth review of the new program. , ... in their lives suddenly start pulling away or expressing ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... 27, 2015 The federal court overseeing ... the statin medication increases the risk that a patient ... Motion to Dismiss four individual cases that had been ... Order issued in the U.S. District Court, District of ... the dismissals were warranted because the plaintiffs in those ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:For Type V AC Joint Injuries, Early Surgery May Not Be the Best Approach 2Health News:Healthcare Staffing Leader, Aureus Medical Group, to Exhibit at the Ohio Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference 2Health News:The Monogamy Method - Review Of Samantha Sanderson & Jason Rogers' Relationship Program Released 2Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Move Forward in Federal Multidistrict Litigation, as Court Rules on Pfizer’s Motion to Dismiss Certain Cases 2Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Move Forward in Federal Multidistrict Litigation, as Court Rules on Pfizer’s Motion to Dismiss Certain Cases 3
... May 27 The Food Allergy &,Anaphylaxis Network (FAAN) ... N.Y., on May 31, 2008. Many families struggle with,how ... attendees have,been living with food allergies for years or ... Conference attendees will learn tips and strategies for ...
... closer to that of roses or bananas? Weizmann Institute scientists ... first time that smells can be mapped and the relative ... in Nature Methods, may help scientists to unravel the basic ... enabling odors to be digitized and transferred via computer in ...
... Please join the Urban League of,Philadelphia for FREE Open ... and teens, ages 19 and under, in,Pennsylvania,s Children,s Health Insurance ... office of the Urban League of Philadelphia, 121,S. Broad Street ... building on:, Wednesday, May 28th, 6pm - 8pm ...
... current recommended daily allowance (RDA) of vitamin D for ... reveals that children may need and can safely take ... in The Endocrine Societys Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & ... health of children worldwide and may have other long-term ...
... China, May 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mindray,Medical International ... developer, manufacturer,and marketer of medical devices worldwide, ... and co-chief executive officer, Mr. Minghe,Cheng, Mindray,s ... Ms.,May Li, Mindray,s investor relations manager, will ...
... May 27, 2008 Three researchers who ... as part of the institutions acclaimed Endowed Scholars ... biomedical scientists nationwide who today were named Howard ... assistant professor of immunology, Dr. Youxing Jiang, assistant ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:FAAN Brings 'Food Allergies: Living and Learning' to Annual Food Allergy Conference in New York 2Health News:FAAN Brings 'Food Allergies: Living and Learning' to Annual Food Allergy Conference in New York 3Health News:Weizmann Institute scientists produce the first smell map 2Health News:Does Your Child Have Health Insurance? Urban League of Philadelphia Announces Free Open Houses for CHIP Enrollment 2Health News:Current vitamin D recommendations fraction of safe, perhaps essential levels for children 2Health News:Mindray to Attend Goldman Sachs 29th Annual Global Healthcare Conference 2Health News:UT Southwestern faculty members named Howard Hughes investigators 2Health News:UT Southwestern faculty members named Howard Hughes investigators 3Health News:UT Southwestern faculty members named Howard Hughes investigators 4
(Date:3/27/2015)... 2015   Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: ... the world,s leading provider of injectable drugs and ... evaluation of biosimilarity of its proposed biosimilar, Epoetin ... (FDA) conditionally approved name of RETACRIT™, compared to ... study data were presented at the National Kidney ...
(Date:3/27/2015)... 27, 2015 Concord Medical Services Holdings ... CCM ), a leading specialty hospital management solution ... radiotherapy and diagnostic imaging centers in ... a purchase agreement under which Concord Medical Services ... the Company, agreed to acquire the Fortis Surgical ...
(Date:3/26/2015)... , March 26, 2015 "Whether it,s our ... one day." In a single sentence, ... scientific officer at Pfizer,s Centers for Therapeutic Innovation ... scientists fueling progress at America,s biopharmaceutical companies. ... side-by-side with academia, patient foundations and the National Institutes ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Hospira Clinical Data Shows Proposed Biosimilar, Epoetin Hospira, Demonstrates Pharmacokinetic And Pharmacodynamic Equivalence Compared To Amgen's Epogen 2Hospira Clinical Data Shows Proposed Biosimilar, Epoetin Hospira, Demonstrates Pharmacokinetic And Pharmacodynamic Equivalence Compared To Amgen's Epogen 3Concord Medical Announces Acquisition of Fortis Surgical Hospital in Singapore 2Concord Medical Announces Acquisition of Fortis Surgical Hospital in Singapore 3Collaboration for Cures: Teaming Up to Advance Science and Save Lives 2
Intended for the quantitative determination of glucose in biological fluids. Reaction: endpoint. Wavelength: 340 nm. Linearity: 800 mg/dL (44.4 mmol/L)....
Intended for the quantitative determination of glucose in serum. Reaction: endpoint. Wavelength: 500 nm. Linearity: 500 mg/dL (27.8 mmol/L)....
For the quantitative determination of Glucose in serum. Endpoint Reaction Product measured at 520 nm. Linearity: 500 mg/dl....
For the quantitative determination of Glucose in serum. Endpoint reaction (NAD -> NADH) measured at 340 nm. Linearity: 600 mg/dl. Liquid working reagent prepared with simple 1:9 dilution....
Medicine Products: