How Does Early Menopause Affect a Woman's Heart?

08:00 EDT 10 Oct 2019 |

THURSDAY, Oct. 10, 2019 -- Menopause before age 50 puts women at increased risk of nonfatal heart conditions, and the earlier menopause occurs, the greater the risk, new research suggests. Researchers analyzed data from more than 300,000 women who...

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