Chat With a Doctor: Women and Cardiovascular Disease

Register for Online Chat Do you have a question about women and cardiovascular disease? Leslie Cho, MD, Director of Cleveland Clinic’s Women’s Cardiovascular Center, will answer your questions about this topic during a live webchat Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at noon (ET). Get answers to your health questions and concerns. It’s easy to be part … Read More

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Routine Tests Saved Her Life… Twice!

A year ago, Barbara Hagan, an East Lansing,Mich., substitute teacher and then 47-year-old mother of three, sat in an examination room while her doctor reviewed the results of her MRI. A breast cancer survivor, Hagan was having her second breast MRI reviewed as a routine screening following the mastectomy she had four years prior.  The … Read More

Video: Genetic Marker For Heart Disease

Megan Johns, a young woman who survived a heart attack the day before her college graduation, discovered that she had a genetic link to heart disease. Cardiologist, Leslie Cho, MD, describes the lipo protein and how it affects individuals.

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A First for Women’s Health

Most grownups know the facts of life: That there are two sexes, and that they have certain physical differences. But believe it or not, it’s only been in the past 20 years or so that the medical establishment has acknowledged that women in general experience heart disease differently from men.  And it’s only now that the American … Read More

A First for Women's Health

Most grownups know the facts of life: That there are two sexes, and that they have certain physical differences. But believe it or not, it’s only been in the past 20 years or so that the medical establishment has acknowledged that women in general experience heart disease differently from men.  And it’s only now that the American … Read More