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Heart disease may begin in the WOMB

Heart disease may begin in the WOMB: The children of pregnant women with pre-eclampsia, gestational diabetes or a smoking habit are more at risk of the condition in later life Adults who had low oxygen exposure in the womb are more at risk Show red signs for heart disease, such as high blood pressure or… Read More »

A Small Increase In Fitness Levels Can Cut Heart Attack Risk

A study has revealed that poor cardiorespiratory fitness can increase future heart risk attack, even if not having any current lifestyle illness symptoms. The cardiorespiratory fitness of 4527 women and men was measured over a 2 year period. All participants were cancer, cardiovascular disease, or hypertensive free, and the majority of them were considered as… Read More »

Heart attack: Symptoms of the life-threatening condition everyone should know

Heart attacks happen when the supply of blood to the heart is suddenly blocked. This can happen when you have a blood clot. A lack of blood to the heart can seriously damage the heart muscle, which can be life-threatening. It’s vital anyone who has a heart attack receives immediate medical attention, so knowing the… Read More »