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The Deadly Disease Most Women Ignore
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, humans, heart attacks, women, women's health, study, research, medicine, health, interesting, healthcare )

Cal
- 698 days ago - health.yahoo.net
Often thought of as a man's problem, heart attacks kill 267,000 American women annually: more than all forms of cancer combined. Every year since 1994, heart attacks have killed more US women than men.
'Quit Smoking' Drug Linked to Heart Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug, smoking, heart attacks, health )

Anna
- 1113 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A drug used by smokers to help them quit increases the risk of heart attacks and other serious cardiovascular problems, research says.
Cutting Salt From Your Diet 'Would Prevent One Fifth of Heart Disease Deaths'
Health & Wellness  (tags: salt, diet, heart disease, food, heart attacks, health )

Anna
- 1358 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Heart disease could be cut by almost a fifth if food companies were banned from adding too much salt to their products, research has found.Banning manufacturers from adding salt to ready meals, cereals, crisps and sandwiches would save tens of thousands..
Running the Risk: It Can Cause Cellulite, Heart Attacks and Joint Strain - Is It Time to Stop Jogging?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Running, cellulite, heart attacks, joint strain, jogging, health )

Nancy
- 1457 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
For many years, running has seemed the ideal form of exercise. It improves your fitness levels and the health of your heart. It boosts your metabolism and can help you lose weight.
Stem Cell Therapies for Hearts Inching Closer to Wide Use
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stem cells, heart attacks )

Kristi
- 1676 days ago - cnn.com
If you've just had your first heart attack, doctors may one day be able to reverse the damage done with stem cell therapy.An intravenous method of injecting stem cells into patients who had experienced heart attacks within the previous 10 days suggested..
Drug Giant Pfizer to Pay Record $2.3B Fine
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pfizer, Pharmaceutical, criminal, Justice Department, Bextra, FDA, risk, heart attacks, strokes, Pharmacia & Upjohn Company, anti-psychotic drug Geodon, antibiotic Zyvox, anti-epilepsy drug Lyrica, defraud or mislead, kickbacks to health-care providers )

RosemaryR
- 1783 days ago - cnn.com
By Carol Cratty CNN WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has agreed to pay a record $2.3 billion settlement to resolve criminal and civil liability for illegally promoting certain pharmaceuticals, the Justice Department announced...
'Silent' Artery Disease on the Rise
Health & Wellness  (tags: artery disease, women, heart attacks, strokes, ederly )

Eduardo
- 2449 days ago - webmd.com
A silent type of artery disease that raises the risk of heart attacks and strokes is on the rise in American women. Asymptomatic, or symptomless, peripheral artery disease (PAD) rates among women aged 40 and older rose from 4.1% to 6.3% in 4 years.
Cholesterol Drugs' Protection Long-Lasting
Health & Wellness  (tags: cholesterol, heart, statin, heart attacks, Pravachol, long-lasting protection )

K. A.
- 2474 days ago - cnn.com
Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs help prevent heart attacks for at least a decade after people stop taking them, the first long-term study of the world's top-selling type of medication finds...drug Pravachol works after you stop taking it.
   

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