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We’re grateful for your engagement in 2023…

Wishing you a healthy, peaceful 2024 Our team restructured in 2023, with Naesha Parks now serving as Board Chair and Katherine Leon in the role ...

New ways to support SCAD Alliance…

Have you shopped our store? We have the answer to "SCAD? Never heard of it." Let our products break the ice for you. We offer ...

Thank you for supporting SCAD Alliance!

Every dollar makes a difference... As a non-profit funded by patients, caregivers, and friends, SCAD Alliance takes your financial support to heart. Many of you ...

Research Roundup #3

For this edition of Research Roundup, I’m “back in my lane” talking about psychosocial research (and not trying to describe cardiac imaging studies – whew!) ...

SCAD conference and patient symposium a BIG success

Atrium Health Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute hosted two important SCAD events in Charlotte, N.C. ... On April 21, 2023, clinicians and interested patients attended ...

Last day…Order your “listen to your heart” awareness jacket!

Order now! Your jacket will ship this week...How many times has someone said to you, "SCAD? Never heard of it." Our new jacket spells out ...

Register today! SCAD Patient Symposium in Charlotte, NC, on April 22, 2023

The Sanger SCAD Patient Symposium is taking place Saturday, April 22, 2023, at Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute in Charlotte, North Carolina. Meet other spontaneous ...

Research Roundup–Second Installment…

Welcome back to the second installment of Research Round-Up, and thanks to those of you who read, shared, and commented on our first column: https://scadalliance.org/latest-news/research-round-up-1/ ...

Happy Heart Month resources for you…

It's February and for SCAD survivors that means shouting from the rooftops that not all heart attacks are caused by cholesterol plaque. Sometimes it may ...
Tina Pittman Wagers, PsyD, MSW

Introducing…Research Round-up!

  "Research Round-up" is a new column written by Tina Pittman Wagers, MSW, PsyD. As a psychologist, SCAD Alliance adviser, and SCAD survivor herself, Tina ...