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Reach out to save a life, even your own

Millions of people have never heard of heart valve disease. You can help change that.

Many of us are familiar with heart disease, but did you know millions have never even heard of heart valve disease? Whether you’re reaching out to your doctor or a loved one, it’s on all of us to spread the word about heart valve disease.

So, how can you help?


Recognize the symptoms

Knowing what to look for is the first step to helping yourself and others. Remember to LISTEN to your heart to recognize the symptoms. If you do notice symptoms in someone else, tell them to ask their doctor about an echocardiogram.


Fill out our questionnaire

Answer a few simple questions and find out if you or someone you care about might be at risk of heart valve disease. Once you’re done, you’ll get a personalized discussion guide to track your symptoms and make the most of your appointment.


Ask your doctor for an echocardiogram

It’s the only sure way to see if you have heart valve disease. Before you schedule your appointment, make sure to check out our discussion guide to make the most of the conversation with your doctor.

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    Ken's story

    I was tired a lot. Couldn’t catch my breath. My doctor recognized my symptoms and realized it was heart valve disease. I got lucky. I tell everyone, “Don’t wait. Listen to your doctor.”

Roughly 25,000 people die from heart valve disease in the US each year, and yet 75% of Americans know little to nothing about it. We're determined to change those numbers, but we need your help.

If you’ve been impacted by heart valve disease, or know someone who has, we want to hear from you. Submit your information below and we'll contact you to learn about your story. You could be featured on our website, social media, and more to spread the word about heart valve disease and help those in need.

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