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Not Just a Man’s Problem: The Deadly Cost of Underestimating Women’s Heart Disease

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One in four females in the U.S. die from heart disease each year making it the leading cause of death for women in this country. Women are not treated as aggressively as men following a heart attack. This Health Affairs blog article gives an overview of health inequity by gender and its implications.