The red awareness ribbon denotes heart disease awareness, including heart valve disease. The month of February is American Heart Month dedicated to raising awareness regarding cardiovascular diseases (CVD). CVD's are a class of diseases that involve the heart and/or blood vessels.
Common CVD's include: ischemic heart disease (IHD), stroke, hypertensive heart disease, rheumatic heart disease (RHD), aortic aneurysms, cardiomyopathy, atrial fibrillation, congenital heart disease, endocarditis, and peripheral artery disease (PAD), among others.
The Alliance for Aging Research is the leading nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the pace of scientific discoveries and their application in order to vastly improve the universal human experience of aging and health. The Alliance was founded in 1986 in Washington, D.C., and has since become a valued advocacy organization and a respected influential voice with policymakers - www.agingresearch.org
|1 : Smart Cells Supports Rare Disease Day Feb 28, 2018 with Social Campaign : Smart Cells.|
|2 : NAELA Supports Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month : National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA).|
|3 : How #Metoo, Awareness Months, Facebook and Social Media Help Healing Process : Drexel University.|
|4 : Indigenous Disability Awareness Month British Columbia : Social Development and Poverty Reduction.|
|5 : World Cerebral Palsy Day : World CP Day.|
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Famous People with Disabilities - Well known people with disabilities and conditions who contributed to society.
|1 : vEAR: Why Can I Sometimes 'Hear' Silent Flashes When Viewing Animated Gif's?|
|2 : New Jersey Digital Art Program for Individuals with ASD|
|3 : 2018 Lime Connect Fellowship Program for Students with Disabilities|
|4 : Epihunter Classroom - Making Silent Epileptic Seizures Visible|
|5 : Prostate MRI Reveals More Treatable Cancers and Reduces Overdiagnosis|