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Young women are typically unhealthier than young men prior to their first heart attack
Young women are typically unhealthier than young men prior to their first heart attack

(May 20, 2013 - Insidermedicine)

From Connecticut - A new report presented at the AHA's Quality of Care and Outcomes Research Scientific Sessions finds that young women are frequently less healthy than young men prior to suffering a heart attack. Researchers studied nearly 3,000 women and men, aged 18-55, who had suffered a heart attack. Results showed that women had poorer physical and mental health than similarly aged men before suffering a heart attack. As well, women were also more likely than men to have diabetes, obesity, a history of stroke, heart failure, renal failure and depression

 
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