• Menstrual cycle length changes before menopause may indicate CVD risks

    2 days ago - By Healio

    Changes in menstrual cycle lengths as women approach menopause may indicate CVD risks, according to a study published in Menopause.
    “The menopause transition is a period where women experience multiple changes, including changes in their menstrual cycle. Changes in menstrual cycle length are linked with hormone levels, and hormones can influence CVD risk,” author Samar R. El Khoudary, PhD, MPH, BPharm, FAHA, associate professor of epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, told Healio.
    Previous studies in reproductive-aged women showed a link
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  • Mothers of premature babies 'are more than TWICE as likely to develop high blood pressure'

    Mothers of premature babies 'are more than TWICE as likely to develop high blood pressure'

    2 days ago - By Daily Mail

    A study, of more than 2million women in Sweden, found mothers of premature babies had a greater risk of high blood pressure, a key factor in heart disease, within 10 years after birth.
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  • Changes in menstrual cycle length before menopause may predict risk of heart disease

    Changes in menstrual cycle length before menopause may predict risk of heart disease

    3 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    As women near menopause, their menstrual cycle length often becomes longer. The timing of these changes could provide clues about a person's risk of developing cardiovascular disease, according to a new study.
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  • Can Menstrual Cycle Predict Heart Disease Risk?

    Can Menstrual Cycle Predict Heart Disease Risk?

    3 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Menstrual cycle length could be a marker for future heart health, which can help in identifying women who are at greater or lesser risk of developing heart disease after menopause.
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