The SCADaddle for Research is a 5km walk in Brisbane on Sunday, 24 June 2018 to raise awareness and much needed research funds to solve the mystery of SCAD!
Meet from 9am to walk at 10am in a 5km loop, starting and finishing in Kalinga Park in Kedron Brook, followed by a picnic for those who can stay.
What is SCAD? Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection is an uncommon emergency heart condition that occurs when a tear forms in one of the blood vessels in the heart, causing a heart attack or sudden death. SCAD heart attacks typically occur in people with no standard risk factors for heart attack, the average age of patients is just 42 and 80% of sufferers are women.