• By Laurel J. Kelly

Consumer Health Tips: Heart disease symptoms and risks are different for women

May 17, 2017

a graphic of a heart and an electrocardiogram readingHeart disease in women
Although heart disease often may be thought of as a problem for men, heart disease is the most common cause of death for both women and men in the U.S. Becoming aware of the symptoms and risks unique to women, as well as eating a heart-healthy diet and exercising, can help you protect yourself. Here's what you should know.

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