For women, both diagnosis and treatment of heart disease can pose special challenges
Experts say women tend to fear breast cancer and think—even if they have heart-disease risk factors—that a heart attack will happen to someone else. In reality, heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States, followed by all cancers.
For These Symptoms, Call 911
Studies show women are less likely than men to experience chest pain and more apt to have other symptoms, such as…