Did you know that women experience different heart attack symptoms than men?
Did you know that Heart Disease is the NUMBER ONE killer of Australian women? Click here for further information
Information video on FMD by Pam Mace
Here are a list of useful links to websites containing further information regarding SCAD, Heart issues and research programs available both within Australia and overseas.
The Heart Source
Victor Chang Institute – Australia
SCAD Research – America
SCAD study in Vancouver –
Andrew Starovoytov, MD, CCRP
Clinical Research Coordinator
Cardiology Research UBC / VGH
Phone 604 875 5079
Fax 604 875 5043
Facebook groups –
Open Facebook Group – This group is open to everyone. It is hoped that this open group will help to educate the general public with an insight into SCAD.
Australian SCAD survivors
Please note that if you are wishing to join the Facebook group for survivors you will need to ensure that you check your ‘filtered’ messages and message requests on Facebook after you have requested to join. A message will be sent to you via Facebook to request further information from you before approval to join the group is given as it is a ‘closed’ group for SCAD survivors only.
SCAD Health Club – Thriving after SCAD – This page is for SCAD survivors only