Share Your Heart Health Story

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

Your heart health story deserves to be shared.

You’re entitled to be taken seriously. To be noticed, appreciated, valued, accepted.

Your story is important. Your story can make a world of difference.

Release your story

Your story won’t help anyone if you keep it to yourself.

Heart diseases touches us all. Heart disease directly affects two out of three Australian families.

You story will help others make sense of the world. Your story builds empathy and understanding.

You can make a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of others.

You can enrich lives.

Share your story

People want to hear your heart health story.

They want to know your challenges and struggles, your triumphs. They want to understand what you went through and how you changed for the better.

Shared knowledge and understanding brings us together and shapes our future.

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Share your hopes, your fears.

By sharing your story, others like you will find comfort in knowing they’re not alone. Your story will help them combat isolation and a sense of loss.

Your story will give them hope and support.

Your story will renew their life.

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” Maya Angelou

References

Journal of Aging and health: Social Engagement and Depressive Symptoms in Late Life

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology: Living into the Story: Agency and Coherence in a Longitudinal Study of Narrative Identity Development and Mental Health over the Course of Psychotherapy

Psychological Science: Arousal Increases Social Transmission of Information