Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Heart attack symptoms ‘differ in women’

Fewer women than men suffering from a heart attack appear to experience chest pain symptoms, according to a study of more than one million people in the US. Overall men (Read the full article)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Elevated Glucose Associated With Undetected Heart Damage

A new study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health suggests that hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) injures the heart, even in patients without a history (Read the full article)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Triglyceride Levels Predict Stroke Risk in Postmenopausal Women

A new study by researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and colleagues found that traditional risk factors for stroke – such as high cholesterol – are not as accurate at (Read the full article)