Heart health: 16 genes linked to increased risk of heart attack in women

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Share on PinterestYounger and middle-aged women may be at greater risk for certain health conditions. Stanislaw Pytel/Getty Images Researchers have examined the genetics behind spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD), a condition that can be life-threatening. Spontaneous coronary artery dissection can lead to heart attacks, particularly in women younger than 60. The condition can occur without … Read more