Embarazo y salud materna

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Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause maternal death in the U.S., or more simply put, heart disease is the No. 1 killer of new moms. It can pose a threat to women’s heart health during pregnancy and later in life, making it important that women understand how to care for themselves and their baby.

Go Red for Women is here to support women in all stages of life, and all stages of a pregnancy.


Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of new moms.
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Afecciones

Learn about the heart conditions that can arise in and around pregnancy.

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Factores de riesgo

Important risk factors every woman should know and discuss with her health care team.

Pregnancy and Your Health

Getting Healthy Before Pregnancy

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Follow these tips to improve your heart health before pregnancy.

Having a Healthy Pregnancy

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A healthy pregnancy is best for both mom and for baby.

Staying Healthy After Pregnancy

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Learn how you can care for yourself as well as your new baby.

Incredible Survivors

Hear their story in their own words.

Read their stories