Women’s Heart Health

What is Women’s Heart Health?

Women’s Heart Health focuses on the unique cardiovascular needs and risk factors that women face, including the distinct symptoms, conditions, and challenges associated with heart disease in women.

Symptoms Unique to Women

While some symptoms of heart disease are similar for both sexes, women often experience:

  • Atypical chest pain or discomfort
  • Shortness of breath without chest pain
  • Unexplained fatigue or weakness
  • Nausea or indigestion
  • Sweating or cold sweats

Treatment and Prevention

Tailored approaches for women may involve:

  • Comprehensive risk assessment, including hormonal and reproductive history
  • Medications to control blood pressure, cholesterol, and other risk factors
  • Lifestyle changes such as diet, exercise, and stress management
  • Specialized care during pregnancy, menopause, and other life stages

If you’re concerned about your heart health or have unique risk factors as a woman, specialized care is essential. Schedule your appointment with our experts in women’s heart health today for a thorough evaluation and personalized treatment plan.

Disclaimer: This information is intended for educational purposes and should not be considered a substitute for professional medical advice. If you are experiencing acute symptoms such as severe chest pain or shortness of breath, dial 911 immediately for emergency medical assistance.