Women's Heart Health

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for American women. Ignoring the signs of a heart attack and heart disease won't make them go away. The Saint Francis Heart Institute provides a full range of cardiac care, groundbreaking rehabilitation and the most highly skilled cardiac team, including seven cardiologists and four cardiovascular surgeons. For more information, visit KnowtheSigns.info.

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Women's Heart Health

Women who have high blood pressure or preeclampsia during pregnancy might be more prone to developing hypertension, type 2 diabetes and high cholesterol afterwards, new research suggests.

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Women's Heart Health

One in 10 heart attacks in younger patients aren't caused by blocked coronary arteries, but a new study found survivors have similar outcomes as those whose heart attack was triggered by the most common source -- a blockage.

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Women's Heart Health

Many teens and young adults in the United States -- particularly women and girls -- are physically inactive, a new study reveals.

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Women's Heart Health

Obese women who have been healthy for decades may still be on the path to heart problems, a new study suggests.

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