MISSISSIPPI HEART TRUTH TOOLKIT

Make a difference in women's lives by spreading The Heart Truth in your community. The campaign materials are easy to use in a wide variety of settings, whether you represent a health care facility, business, non-profit organization, government agency or community group. In fact, anyone who wants to make a difference in women's lives can help spread The Heart Truth.

Also, be sure to check out The Heart Truth for Women: A Speaker's Kit, which has an easy-to-use speaker's guide and video—everything you need to make a compelling presentation to your community group. Act now to protect your heart health—and help others protect theirs.

For some links, you will need Acrobat Reader to access the PDF documents below.

Our Online Toolkit contains all of the information, ideas, and materials you will need to plan your own Heart Truth event. This Toolkit is designed to help you bring women and heart disease to center stage in your community through The Heart Truth campaign and its Red Dress Project.

Activity Ideas

Fact Sheets

Mississipi Heart Truth Power Point Presentation

Mississippi Heart Truth Logos - To save these logos to your computer, right click on link and choose "Save As" then save.
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Handbook
This updated edition of the popular The Healthy Heart Handbook for Women includes the most recent information on women's heart disease and practical suggestions for how to reduce the risk of developing it.

Red Dress Pin
As the national symbol for women and heart disease awareness, the pin serves as a red alert for women.

The Heart Truth for Women Brochure
The campaign brochure features women telling their own stories about heart disease and provides information about risk factors and a checklist of key questions to ask your doctor. (Also available in Spanish.)

The Heart Truth for Women Speaker's Kit
The Heart Truth for Women: A Speaker's Kit is easy to use and supplies all you need to hold a 1-hour session on heart disease—instructions, overheads, handouts, responses to likely questions, and a compelling video, which features women telling their own stories about how heart disease changed their lives.

Real Women Wear Red Poster
Features real women who have heart disease and conveys the message that heart disease doesn't care what you wear—it's the #1 killer of American women. (Also available in Spanish.)

Questions to Ask Your Doctor/What's Your Risk
A list of questions to ask your doctor and a quiz to find out your risk of heart attack.

Leading Causes of Death for American Women
Two graphs illustrating the five leading causes of death among American women.

Print PSAs
Print PSAs featuring various images of the Red Dress that can be used in magazines, newsletters, and newspapers.
> Real Women Wear Red (Also available in Spanish)

> Single Red Dress (Also available in Spanish)
> Red Dress Collection (Also available in Spanish)
> The Truth Isn't Pretty (Also available in Spanish)
> Angela Lindvall

Heart Truth Printer-Ready CD-ROM
This Printer-ready CD-ROM contains high-resolution files of The Heart Truth campaign materials that you can take to a professional printer. Materials include: handbook, brochures, fact sheets, public service announcements, posters, infographs, photography, and The Heart Truth logo. To order The Heart Truth Printer-ready CD-ROM, e-mail the NHLBI Health Information Network at nhlbiinfo@nhlbi.nih.gov or call 301-592-8573 (9 a.m.-5 p.m., EST, M-F).

Radio PSAs

Television PSAs

Airport Diorama
The Red Dress Collection airport diorama can be found in airports across the country.

Keep the Beat Heart Healthy Recipes
What's good for your heart is great for your taste buds. As the recipes in this special collection will show, you don't have to lose flavor to gain health.