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Stress could tell harder on women’s hearts

April 25th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Emotional upheaval is more likely to impose a heavier burden on women's hearts than men's, says a study.These findings show that coronary (heart related) blood flow ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Simplified tool to estimate heart risk may miscalculate

September 10th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 10 (ANI): A new study has questioned the efficiency of a method that is being widely used to predict risk of major heart problems as it is likely to over ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Heart rate can help predict heart attacks in women

February 4th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): A womans resting heart rate can help predict her risk of suffering a heart attack, according to a new study.The researchers have found that women with the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Index for atherosclerosis may help accurately estimate cardiovascular risk

July 9th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): A new study led by researchers at the Scotland-based University of Edinburgh suggests that the ankle brachial index (ABI)the ratio of systolic pressure at the ankle to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |