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A Small Increase In Fitness Levels Can Cut Heart Attack Risk

A study has revealed that poor cardiorespiratory fitness can increase future heart risk attack, even if not having any current lifestyle illness symptoms. The cardiorespiratory fitness of 4527 women and men was measured over a 2 year period. All participants were cancer, cardiovascular disease, or hypertensive free, and the majority of them were considered as… Read More »

Heart attack: Drinking MILK may REDUCE risk of heart disease and heart attacks

The leading cause of heart attacks is coronary heart disease. Coronary heart disease is a condition in which the major blood vessels supplying the heart get clogged up with deposits of cholesterol. Before a heart attack occurs, one of the deposits of cholesterol bursts, causing a blood clot to develop. The blood clot may then… Read More »

Heart attack symptoms every woman needs to know – and some are surprising

Heart disease affects millions of women in the UK, yet lots of us don’t know all the symptoms of heart attacks. According to the British Heart Foundation, more than 70 women die from a heart attack every day – but often cardiac problems are misdiagnosed in women because they can present themselves differently. We all… Read More »