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Women and Heart Disease: The Good News!

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Now for the Good News about women and health disease: (“Whew, L.J., it’s about time!” I can hear you saying. ;-)) There is so much we can do to keep our hearts healthy. Some of the choices I am suggesting for heart disease prevention may be familiar, and some will be new. Bottom line — […]

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Women and Heart Disease, The Facts May Surprise You Part I

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“Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death for men and women in this country,” says Jennifer Haythe, MD, Director of Cardio-Obstetrics, an internist at NYPH/Columbia and co-director of the Women’s Center for Cardiovascular Health at Columbia.” Before I went back to school, I wouldn’t have known this fact: My first thought, especially for […]