Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Topic Title: Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Created On: 08/15/2002 01:30 PM

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 12/26/2002 09:11 PM

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Hello: I just had a stent put in 3 days ago,and I read while I was there for the procedure that,1 in 4 women have heart disease.I am female. Marlene
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 08/23/2002 05:49 PM

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Men are supposedly (and statistically) more at risk for all heart problems- whether this is biological or a matter of social pressures (men are also statiscally more likely to be smokers,drinkers, red meat consumers etc.) is something to be debated.
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 08/15/2002 01:30 PM

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this article says that gender is an uncontrollable risk factor - but doesn't state which gender is more at risk. does anyone know?
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