Womens Cardiovascular Health

News and new technology innovations for women's cardiovascular health can be found on this channel page. While heart disease is the #1 killer of women, women are affected differently than men when it comes to presentation of heart attack symptoms. Read about the Diagnostic Differences in Women’s Heart Health Additionally, women can face numerous cardiovascular issues related to pregnancy and increased risks due to changes to their bodies during and following pregnancy. Watch a VIDEO on cardio-obstetrics programs. Treatments for cancer, especially radiation and chemo for breast cancer, also can negatively affect the heart. Read about cardio-oncology.

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News | April 06, 2015

April 6, 2015 — Two new studies suggest women who...

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News | January 19, 2015

January 19, 2015 — Women who have breast cancer on their left side present a particular challenge to...

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News | December 05, 2014

December 5, 2014 — Researchers reported on a procedure that can preserve fertility and potentially save the lives of...

News | June 17, 2014

June 17, 2014 — A total of 16 pioneering medical innovations were showcased in front of approximately 4,000...

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Technology | November 22, 2013
November 22, 2013 — ContextVision will debut four real-time...
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Feature | November 01, 2013
November 1, 2013 — A clinical trial...
Technology | May 31, 2013

Digisonics will exhibit its Enterprise PACS and structured reporting solutions for cardiology, OB/GYN, radiology and...

News | March 22, 2013

March 22, 2013 — A new report that breast cancer patients treated with low doses of...

Videos | April 28, 2011

WomenHeart is the only national organization dedicated to promoting women's heart health through advocacy, education...

Feature | April 15, 2011

WomenHeart is the only national organization dedicated to promoting women’s heart health through advocacy,...

Feature | April 05, 2011

April 5, 2011 – Uterine fibroid embolization—an interventional radiology treatment for noncancerous growths...

The Wiimote may find some uses in the medical field.

News | January 25, 2010

January 25, 2010 - With more than 3,000 requests for medical devices to get 510(k) clearance each year,...

Technology | January 20, 2010

January 20, 2010 - Advanced breast imaging capabilities added elastography to the list, fused MR/CT image...

News | December 22, 2009

December 22, 2009 – A new study is the first to specifically identify the year immediately around a woman’s final...

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