Wellness Resources

Turning Point helps you cope with chronic illnessThe key to a healthy heart is lifestyle management and reducing your risk factors. Our wide variety of resources can help you get healthy and stay healthy.

White Heart Learning and Resource Center

This specially designed learning environment is available to patients, their families and the community. It is one of the most comprehensive facilities of its kind in the Kansas City metro.

Monthly cardiac support group

Patients and their families can sign up for our free, monthly cardiac support group. This is a confidential way to share personal experiences and information about heart disease and the stresses it can bring to everyday life.


Pulse is a free e-newsletter from The University of Kansas Hospital focusing on women's heart health topics. You'll receive health news and information by email, including:

  • Current and upcoming wellness classes
  • Latest heart news updates
  • Healthy eating tips
Read the current issue.

Sign up for Pulse.

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We offer classes, events and support groups designed to help you learn about heart-related matters and other wellness topics.

nurse and patient heartRisk factors for heart disease

Understanding the risk factors of heart disease is essential for prevention. We encourage you to learn about risk factors, including the ones you can control, and the importance of risk assessment.

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Lifestyle management is necessary for optimal heart health. We provide several online resources, including recipes, quizzes and an extensive health library.