10 Heart Attack Warnings Young Women Shouldn't Ignore

August 4, 2014 5:33 PM

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According to statistics from the Heart Foundation, 435,000 American women have heart attacks annually and 267,000 die from them. Of these deaths, 83,000 are in women under age 65; 35,000 are in women under 55.

Recently a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology reported that heart attacks are more fatal for young women ages 30 to 54 than they are for men. Researchers from Yale University found that from 2001 to 2010, 2 to 3 percent of women between the ages of 30 and 54 who wer...

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