Combating heart disease in women

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) - Heart disease is the number one killer of women. February not only kicks off American Heart Month, but also a partnership between SSM-Health and Fox 2 News to help raise heart disease awareness and to get St. Louisans to love their heart.

Vanessa Cochran, Professor of Education at Lindenwood University and a heart disease survivor, and Dr. Stephanie White, a Cardiologist with SSM Medical Group, visit Fox 2 News in the Morning to discuss heart disease symptoms in women.

Learn more at and share how you are taking care of your heart, using the hash tag #MyHeartSTL


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