A new study suggests that post-traumatic disorder (PTSD) in women can increase their risk of incurring heart disease. The study came out in JAMA’s Circulation and is based on the work of investigators from Columbia University, led by Jennifer Sumner. It found that women who have been through traumaticContinue Reading

How air pollution is linked to heart disease: — Cleveland Clinic (@ClevelandClinic) October 7, 2014 Small particulates and long-term risk Air pollution can contain large or small particles of dirt or contaminants. Small particulate matter (defined as particles that have a diameter smaller than 2.5 micrometers) is especiallyContinue Reading