womens-heart-health

Women and Heart Disease: What you Need to Know

the MWHC Blog Team February 24, 2016

Eighty percent of all heart disease is preventable – and heart disease does affect women. In fact, it is the…

Young women are at risk for this type of heart attack

Harjit K. Chahal, MD, Cardiology February 12, 2018

Most heart attacks occur when cholesterol buildup, or plaque, blocks an artery and restricts blood flow. But a certain type…

Matters of the Heart: 4 Ways Women’s Heart Health Differs From Men’s

M. Barbara Srichai-Parsia, MD, Cardiologist, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute February 13, 2020

When it comes to heart disease, men and women are not equal. Most of what we know about heart disease,…