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Women Urged to Take Charge for Better Heart Health

When it comes to heart disease, men and women are not created equal, says the founder of Mayo Clinic's Women's Heart Clinic Sharonne Hayes, M.D. "Women have more risk factors and they have different risk factors," says Dr. Hayes. "Some of those are autoimmune diseases, like lupus and rheumatoid [...]

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Women and Heart Attacks

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, yet according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about half of all women are unaware of this fact. Founder of the Women's Heart Clinic at Mayo Clinic Sharonne Hayes, M.D., says, "While there’s been a steady decline [...]

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An Elusive Illness Leads to Targeting Health Disparities

In the coming months, collaboration between Mayo Clinic and The Links, Incorporated, will include educational outreach, critical research, and programs to prepare and encourage minorities to choose medical and health careers. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, African-American women: Are more likely to die of breast cancer than other women [...]

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Mayo Clinic, Heartland Health to Make Joint Announcement

WHAT: Mayo Clinic and Heartland Health will make a joint announcement. WHO: David Hayes, M.D., Medical Director, Mayo Clinic Care Network Mark Laney, M.D., president & CEO, Heartland Health WHEN: Wednesday, May 23, 10 a.m. CDT WHERE: Oak Rooms I and II East Wing, Heartland Regional Medical Center, St. Joseph, [...]

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Hidden Heart Attack - SCAD (pkg)

Having a heart attack at age 35 seems unusual, but the woman you’re about to meet suffered what’s called a spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD). Very little is known about the condition and it's hard to diagnose. However, experts at Mayo Clinic continue to do research on SCAD and have results from [...]

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