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According to the American Heart Association, heart disease causes one in three deaths each year, making it the number one killer of women - affecting women at any age and at any time.
At St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital, we aim to help women improve and maintain their heart health. We know that women have unique lifestyle and health care needs, and we tailor our heart health services and treatment specifically to each person.
Heart Disease Risk Factors for Women are Different than Man
Most women don't realize their risk factors for heart disease are different than those for men. Age, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, and family history are certainly known risk factors, but there are also other unique factors specific to women:
For a cardiologist at St. John’s, call 877.753.6248, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.