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Pregnancy complications linked to heightened risk of heart disease and stroke in later life

Along with several other factors, including starting periods early, use of combined oral contraceptives, and early menopause Pregnancy complications such as miscarriage, pre-eclampsia, diabetes in pregnancy (gestational diabetes) and pre-term

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Mammograms: Another way to screen for heart disease?

Mammograms: Another way to screen for heart disease? Calcium in the arteries of the breast predicts early buildup of plaque in the heart’s arteries, and may improve risk assessment in