Although certain signs of heart attack are the same between women and men, there are some important differences, as well. Learn about the differences. It may save a life!
This article defines systolic and diastolic pressure, ranges of normal readings, and conditions like prehypertension and hypertension. Includes labeled photos and a video tutorial.
Cholesterol has vital jobs in our bodies. Excess LDL cholesterol is bad, but the HDL type is good. Our diet helps to control the ratio between the two forms.
Women who die suddenly of heart attacks often have no previous symptoms. This article lists common risk factors for heart disease, explains the symptoms of a heart attack, and what action you should take if you suspect you're at risk. Prevention of heart attacks is also explained.