· The biggest health problem for women is not breast cancer, it is cardiovascular disease.
· Approximately 44 million women in the United States are affected by cardiovascular disease.
· Often referred to as a “man’s disease,” heart disease is the leading cause of death of American women, killing 1 in 3 women each year.
· The warning signs for women aren’t the same in men.
· A lack of awareness and inclusive research has led to inaccurate perceptions of a disease that is often preventable.