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Teri Robert

Teri Robert, Health Guide

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Author of "Living Well with Migraine Disease and Headaches"

Women and Heart Disease: What It Means to "Go Red"

I'm a heart attack survivor. It still seems a bit strange to say that. Until I had a heart attack myself, I tended to think of heart attacks happening to men. I didn't... Read moreChevron

posted 02/02/2016, comments (0)|
Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Lisa Nelson, RD, LN, Health Pro

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Registered Dietitian and Licensed Nutritionist

Heart Attack Symptoms in Women

Heart disease is not a ‘man’s disease’.

 

Heart disease is the number one killer of women. It is more deadly than all forms of cancer combined.

 

One in thirty-one US women die from cancer each year. One in three die from a heart attack annually.

 

Protect yourself by knowing your risk... Read moreChevron

posted 02/02/2016, comments (0)|
Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Lisa Nelson, RD, LN, Health Pro

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Registered Dietitian and Licensed Nutritionist

Heart Attack Symptoms and Warning Signs

A blockage in the heart's arteries may reduce or completely cut off the blood supply to a portion of the heart. This can cause a blood clot to form and totally stop blood flow in a coronary artery, resulting in a heart attack (also called an acute myocardial... Read moreChevron

posted 01/28/2016, comments (0)|
Lisa Nelson, RD, LN

Lisa Nelson, RD, LN, Health Pro

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Registered Dietitian and Licensed Nutritionist

10 Steps to Help Prevent a Heart Attack

Heart disease is the leading cause of death worldwide, equaling 17.3 million deaths annually. Approximately 635,000 Americans have their first heart attack each year with 2,150 Americans dying daily from heart disease and stroke. (Source: 2015 Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics Update)

 

Lowering your risk factors for... Read moreChevron

posted 01/25/2016, comments (0)|