Sister to Sister Releases Infographic on The Global Economic and Personal Impact of Heart Disease


Sister to Sister The Heart Health Foundation has released a new infographic describing the financial and personal costs of heart disease in both the U.S. and globally. “While heart disease is 82% preventable, it remains one of the largest line-items in the global health care budget. We believe that these stark statistics need to be part of all conversations regarding the fight against heart disease.”

“Sister to Sister Foundation is the first organization with a mission dedicated solely to women’s heart disease prevention and education. We empower women through positive messaging to make simple, manageable lifestyle changes in their daily lives to lead to improved heart-health.  This includes recommendations for nutrition and healthy cooking, sodium reduction, physical activity, smoking cessation, managing stress and family health history.”

View the PDF version of the infographic  here