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.

Features & Upcoming Events

Our Stories with Heart

Over 48 million women in America, are living with some form of cardiovascular disease. Listen and watch stories from some...

WomenHeart Houston Support Group

Are you a woman living with heart or vascular disease? We can help. (En español) WomenHeart Houston is a support...

Heart Information Center

Texas Heart Institute is recognized internationally for its expertise in cardiovascular research and education, including programs in cardiology, cardiovascular surgery,...


Shaved Cauliflower Grilled Fish Tacos with Mango Salsa Grilled Herb Chicken Fiesta Lime Tilapia    Recipes featured are heart-healthy; however,...

Houston HeartReach

Offered through local community centers, employer health fairs and doctor offices, Houston HeartReach programs provide individuals the opportunity to learn...

Community Ambassadors

Texas Heart Institute’s Center for Women’s Heart & Vascular Health Community Ambassadors include several WomenHeart Champions who are dedicated to...