Early Menopause: Precursor to Coronary Heart Disease?

Cardiovascular risk increases two-fold for women who have an early or premature menopause. R Scott Wright, M.D., Cardiovascular Diseases, and Sharon L. Mulvagh, M.D., director of the Women's Heart Clinic, discuss early and premature menopause as a precursor to coronary artery disease and stroke.

 

 


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