Exercise and the female heart

LaForge, Ralph
January 1993
Executive Health's Good Health Report;Jan1993, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p6
States that coronary artery disease is most prevalent and causes the most deaths in women, and discusses the benefits exercise can produce to combat heart disease. Risks faced by women in menopause; Exercise's ability to reduce the intensity of menopause; Decreases in woman's estrogen levels; How regular exercise can help smokers by reducing the craving for tobacco; Beneficial effects of combining exercise with estrogen replacement. INSET: Women's risk factors for heart disease..


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