Articles for topic: heart disease
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?
Women are twice as likely to die of coronary heart disease, the main cause of heart attack, as breast cancer in the UK.
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.
Apart from the obvious, there are some health related differences you might not be aware of too.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death among women. Claiming more lives than cancer, here’s help to reduce your risk.
We know men and women are different – but did you realise how that affects your health too?