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Post-menopausal women should be physically active and limit sitting time to help prevent death after heart attack

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Post-menopausal women are less likely to die after suffering a first heart attack if they remain physically active and limit sitting time, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association’s Epidemiology/Lifestyle 2016 Scientific Sessions.

Researchers analyzed physical activity changes using metabolic equivalents in […]

March 2nd, 2016|Categories: Health, Heart Attack, Patients, Physical Activity, Women|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Post-menopausal women should be physically active and limit sitting time to help prevent death after heart attack

Young women less likely to be prescribed or take post-heart attack meds

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Young women are less likely than young men to be prescribed or to fill their medication after a heart attack, according to new research published in the American Heart Association journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.

It is recommended that both male and female heart attack […]