No, Latinos Actually Don’t Have Less Heart Disease – A New Large Study

With Olveen Carrasquillo, University of Miami this Research Summary is a short excerpt about interesting academic work. big idea Latinos may have higher rates of heart disease than previously thought, refuting a well-known idea known as the “Latin paradox.” new work i’m involved in. The crux of the Latin paradox is this: a large body …

Heart to Heart: How It Can Affect Your Heart Health During Pregnancy

On October 28, 2021, Healthy Women hosted a free webinar called “Heart to Heart: How Pregnancy Can Affect Your Heart Health Throughout Your Life” in partnership with the American Medical Women’s Association, Preeclampsia Foundation, and Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. Watch the recording of the webinar To learn more about the link between pregnancy and long-term …

Heart to Heart: How It Can Affect Your Heart Health During Pregnancy

Did you know that the leading cause of death among women in the United States is heart disease? Too many women see heart disease as a men’s problem – but that couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, risk factors such as gestational diabetes during pregnancy, preeclampsia, peripartum cardiomyopathy, and preterm birth, along with …