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Women have chest pain but are told heart and arteries are fine

Women have chest pain but are told heart and arteries are fine

SAN FRANCISCO, March 16 (UPI) -- U.S. researchers say they may have discovered why women who go to emergency rooms with chest pain are often are told their arteries and hearts are fine.

Women's chest pain linked to heart risk

LOS ANGELES, May 12 (UPI) -- Women with chest pain but no coronary artery disease are at an elevated risk for cardiovascular events such as heart attack or stroke, U.S. researchers said.

Quick menopause transition ups heart risk

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Women who transition more quickly through menopause are at increased risk for a higher rate of "preclinical atherosclerosis," U.S. researchers said.

Ischemic heart disease different in women

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Researchers say the ischemic heart disease, which kills more U.S. women than men, is very different from the disease typically found in men.

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