heart health

Obesity and Other Health Conditions

Having obesity can put you at risk for developing other serious health conditions

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Heart Disease: What Women Don’t Know

Heart disease is the leading killer of women in the U.S. Read on to find out what else you need to know about this dangerous disease.

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My Wife Has Severe Heart Disease

I've never felt like a caregiver. I'm her partner in every way.

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Clinically Speaking: Questions to Ask Your HCP About Cardiovascular Disease

Know the symptoms and risk factors so you can protect your health

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My Cardiovascular Disease Taught Me How to Live

A heart attack, a stroke, two stents and a cardiac loop can't stop me from chasing my dreams

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What You Need to Know About Cholesterol

Get the facts on cholesterol and how it affects your health

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Like Human Friends, Dogs Benefit Our Physical and Mental Health

Turns out all those long walks and belly rubs are a treat for us, too

Your Health

Heart Disease Is the Number One Cause of Death for Women

But too many women don't realize they could be at risk

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Clinically Speaking: Questions to Ask Your Healthcare Provider About Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

What do you need to know about diabetes and heart disease? Dr. Nieca Goldberg suggests questions to ask if you have either or both conditions.

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The Connection Between Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease and Women's Health

Type 2 diabetes greatly increases your chance of developing cardiovascular disease, and the two share many risk factors. Luckily, you can make changes to lower your risk for both.

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My Heart Attack at 43 Was Terrifying. Then It Changed My Life for the Better.

I was a healthy, active woman with no family history of heart disease when I had a heart attack

Real Women, Real Stories

Clinical Trials Need a Broader Approach to Improve Osteoarthritis Outcomes

Risk factors, racial disparities and sex differences should all be considered

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How the Airline Industry Recovers From Covid-19 Could Determine Who Gets Organ Transplants

Due to COVID-19, direct flights used for carrying donor organs long distances are down 65%, which can put life-saving organs out of reach.

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What Are Women’s Views About High Blood Cholesterol?

HealthyWomen recently ran a survey of over 1,100 respondents in partnership with Esperion to better understand women's views on high blood cholesterol.

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Heart Health During Pregnancy and Beyond

As you talk to your doctor about your reproductive health and other factors we typically associate with pregnancy, you should also pay close attention to your heart.

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