Women’s Heart Health

A Heart Health Focus at THI (En español)
Three generations, two women and little girl cooking.

Encouraging healthier women.

Texas Heart Institute’s Center for Women’s Heart & Vascular Health was created to help educate women about their true risks and to encourage them to take ownership of their cardiovascular health by living a heart-healthy lifestyle. Our Center is committed to working with women to provide access to current and comprehensive educational materials, online assessment tools and health news.

Women’s Heart Issues Newsletter

Straight Talk from Dr. Stephanie

e-Newsletter written by Dr. Stephanie Coulter that demystifies over 40 women’s heart issues. Available in English and Spanish, each issue includes succinct messages that address current topics related to women and heart disease, aiming to separate fact from fiction. All newsletters can be shared with friends, family and co-workers to help raise awareness about women’s heart health. En espanol.

Upcoming Events

March 26, 2019 | American Diabetes Association® Alert Day®

Diabetes is a major risk factor for heart disease—in fact, two-thirds of people with diabetes die of some form of...

WomenHeart Support Group

Are you a woman living with heart or vascular disease? We can help. WomenHeart Houston is a support group providing...

Stomp Out Stroke Festival 2019

Houston’s Best Brain Day! Stomp Out Stroke Festival is a collaborative event hosted by UTHealth and supported by the many...