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The 2000 Victoria declaration: women, heart diseases and stroke  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/resources/victoria_declaration/index.html

Examines the global problem of heart diseases and stroke in women. Highlights current scientific advances, gaps in knowledge and research opportunities for CVD in women.

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Published: 2000
Health problems in African American women  
http://www.4woman.gov/minority/africanamerican/
Provides general information on various health topics that are of importance to black women. Includes American reference and resources for each. (See Details)
Published: 2003
The Victoria declaration on heart health: declaration of the advisory board international heart health conference
Provides recommendations on cardiovascular disease prevention and policy directions.
Published: 1992
The changing face of heart disease and stroke in Canada  
http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/ccdpc-cpcmc/cvd-mcv/publications/hdsc_2000_e.html
Aims to provide health professionals and policy makers with an overview of current trends in risk factors, interventions and services, and heath outcomes of heart disease and stroke in Canada. (See Details)
Published: 2000
Postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy for primary prevention of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease: recommendation   
http://www.cmaj.ca/cgi/content/full/170/9/1388
Provides the Task Force recommendations against the use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to prevent strokes and heart attacks. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Women: heart disease and stroke: your window on good health  
http://ww2.heartandstroke.ca/Page.asp?PageID=1557&CategoryID=43
Provides information and lifestyle suggestions for women to enjoy a healthy, active life, and to minimize their risks of heart disease and stroke. (See Details)
Published: 2004
The atlas of heart disease and stroke  
http://www.who.int/cardiovascular_diseases/resources/atlas/en/
Presents information designed for use by policy makers, national and international organizations, health professionals and the general public. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Stroke: a comprehensive guide to "brain attacks"
Presents a look at strokes, one of the leading causes of adult disability.
Published: 2002
Health care in Canada 2006  
http://secure.cihi.ca/cihiweb/dispPage.jsp?cw_page=PG_572_E&cw_topic=572&cw_rel=AR_43_E
Provides information on the performance of Canada's health care system, including short-term mortality rates following admission with a new heart attack and short-term mortality rates following admission with a new stroke. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Sister talk 2  
http://www.brighamandwomens.org/connorscenter/cardiovascular/SisterTalk.aspx
Presents a ten-part television series designed to help Black women learn practiical strategies to improve their heart health. Covers topics such as diabetes, blood pressure, stroke, cholesterol, healthy weights, stress, smoking, and advocacy. (See Details)
Published: 2006