• Heart Attack: Some Risk Factors Affect Women More Than Men

    8 days ago - By Medindia Health

    High blood pressure, diabetes and smoking increased the risk of a heart attack in both sexes but their impact was far greater in women, according to a new study.
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  • Antihormone Therapy May Up Heart Failure Risk in Prostate Cancer Patients

    Antihormone Therapy May Up Heart Failure Risk in Prostate Cancer Patients

    8 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Androgen deprivation therapy , an antihormone therapy increases the risk of developing heart failure in prostate cancer patients, reveals a new study.
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  • Female smokers at greater risk of heart attacks, finds study

    Female smokers at greater risk of heart attacks, finds study

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    According to a large population study from the United Kingdom, women who smoke or those who have high blood pressure or diabetes are at a greater risk of heart attacks than men with same risks. The study results were published in the latest issue of the journal British Medical Journal.
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