Articles for topic: heart disease
What Causes Heart Palpitations?
They can be very disturbing, but not necessarily a serious health risk, so it will definitely help you to know what can cause them and when to seek help.
Progesterone, Flushes and Your Heart
Confusing synthetic progestins found in HRT with bioidentical progesterone has led to some wrong assumptions about the effectiveness and safety of the hormone and hidden its real benefits to women.
11 Surprising Things That Hurt Your Heart
Women are twice as likely to die of coronary heart disease, the main cause of heart attack, as breast cancer in the UK but are you aware of all the risks?
10 Ways to Protect Your Heart
Women are twice as likely to die of coronary heart disease, the main cause of heart attack, as breast cancer in the UK.
Worst Foods for High Blood Pressure
High blood pressure is unfortunately common at menopause, and there can be a number of reasons for it but some foods can make it worse.
10 Conditions That Affect Men and Women Differently
Apart from the obvious, there are some health related differences you might not be aware of too.
14 Ways to Reduce Your Heart Disease Risk
Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women and there are currently more than 3.5 million women in the UK living with heart disease.
Foods That Are Bad for Your Heart
Women tend to underestimate the risk for a heart attack, but it is one of the leading causes of death. Taking care of your diet is one of the main ways you can reduce your risk.
10 Warning Signs Of A Stroke – And How To Minimise Risk
80% of strokes occur in women and the risk increases at menopause. Look for the warning signs, and learn what you can do to protect yourself.
Reducing Your Risk For Heart Disease
Heart disease is the leading cause of death among women. Claiming more lives than cancer, here’s help to reduce your risk.