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

Eating lots of vegetables may help older women keep their blood vessels healthy, Australian researchers report.

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Women's Heart Health

New research finds that, for women over 60, there's a link between long-term use of antibiotics and heightened odds for heart-linked death.

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Women's Heart Health

Warning signs of heart disease in women, such as fatigue, body aches and upset stomach, may be shrugged off as symptoms of stress or a hectic lifestyle.

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Women's Heart Health

Heart disease used to be thought of as a man's issue, but women are unfortunately catching up.

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Women's Heart Health

Women don't need to have blocked arteries to experience a heart attack, a new study points out.

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Women's Heart Health

Excess belly weight -- a so-called apple shape -- raises a woman's risk for heart attack even more than overall obesity, researchers report.

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