Hormones play a protective role when it comes to heart health for women. Learn more about why your heart needs more TLC after menopause.
When it comes to heart health, there are two questions concerning a woman’s natural estrogen: 1) does estrogen protect younger women from heart disease, and 2) whether estrogen’s decline at menopause contributes to heart disease in middle-age and older women. The simple answer: yes. But, as with many tight relationships, it’s complicated. Estrogen has a … Read More