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WAKE-UP CALL: Most physicians have always been lulled into a false sense of confidence that there is no need to screen the young, especially women, for heart disease.

Younger hearts at risk

Studies show that young adults with no symptoms can also suffer heart artery disease
Sep 5, 2015 5:50 AM

ADVANCES in medicine over the last decade have reduced deaths from heart disease. However, heart disease continues to be the top or second highest cause of death in most countries, and in the United States (US), it is the number one cause of death. In the US, death rates from heart disease have