Are you at risk of the #1 cause of death in women?
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart disease is the leading cause of death in U.S. women, responsible for about every 1 in 4 deaths.
About the Author
Cassie Richardson, health enews contributor, is regional coordinator on Advocate Aurora Health's Public Affairs team. She has more than 10 years of experience in health care communications, marketing, media and public relations. Cassie is a fan of musical theater and movies. When she’s not spreading the word about health and wellness advancements, she enjoys writing fiction.