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Women & Heart Disease

Cardiovascular disease and not cancer is the number one killer of women in the US. In women, the presentation, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of coronary heart disease are different than men. ForRead More…


Are you at risk for a heart attack?

The size of your heart is about the size of your fist. The coronary arteries are blood vessels which supply the heart muscle with necessary oxygen and nutrients. The right coronary arteryRead More…


Heart disease #1 cause of death in the US

Heart disease is still the leading cause of death for both men and women. About 610,000 people die of heart disease in the United States every year –that’s 1 in every 4Read More…