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Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Heart Disease in Women – More common than you think

Women’s and Children’s Health Update: Heart Disease in Women – More common than you think

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In this episode:

 

– The differences in heart disease symptoms in men and women
– Why the incidence of heart disease increases after menopause
– The importance of pregnancy history in determining heart disease risk in women

 

 

 

Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician; Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW

 

Total time: 14 mins

 

Guest: Dr Monique Watts, Heart Failure Cardiologist and Specialist in Women’s Heart Disease

 

 
Recommended resources:

 

The Heart Foundation
Heart Research Australia
– Handy Wallet Cards available from Heart Research
Simple steps for maintaining a healthy heart
Her Heart

 

 

 

 

 

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