Ready or not, there is a new face of heart disease It’s you, it’s me, it’s all women, because we’re all at risk. Most women fear breast cancer, and rightly so, but many of us haven’t gotten the news that heart disease kills nine times as many women as breast cancer. What’s more, thanks to fast food, increasing levels of obesity, and lack of regular exercise, death from heart disease is on the rise in women under 55. That means us. It’s time to take control.
The good news is that preventing heart attacks and strokes is really not complicated. The healthier your heart, the more energetic, optimistic, and, let’s face it, sexier you will feel.