Women's Health

 

Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes and Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Women with Nisha Parikh, MD

March 29, 2021

The American Heart Association is highlighting the effect of adverse pregnancy outcomes on risk of cardiovascular disease later in life among women. Check out this interview with the chair of the writing committee for more perspective on the statement.

Plant Protein Intake Linked to Lower Risk of All-Cause, Cardiovascular Death Among Aging Women

February 24, 2021

Using data from the Women's Health Initiative, a new analysis found increased intake of plant protein was linked to lower risk of all-cause mortality, as well as deaths related to cardiovascular disease and dementia, in postmenopausal women.