Heart disease manifests itself differently in women, but knowing the signs and symptoms of heart disease and adopting a heart-healthy lifestyle can help protect you from heart disease. Click on the heart health links below to learn more.
Heart disease in women: Understanding the risk factors: Heart disease is often overlooked as a disease that affects women, but in fact, it kills more women than men. Understanding the symptoms of heart disease that are unique to women can help reduce your risk.
Small steps to a heart healthy lifestyle: Going from a sedentary lifestyle to a more active one can be difficult. However, even the smallest changes can have a big impact in preventing heart disease. These suggestions from a Mayo Clinic cardiologist can help make the transition easier.