Program to Improve and Sustain Heart Healthy Behaviors among Minorities and Older Women

Post By:¬†Scott Evelyn, Cigna President and General Manager, Tri-State Market.   About Heart Disease and Women Although many patients think of heart disease as striking men more often than women, you as health care professionals know all too well that more women than men die from heart disease each year. In terms of the statistics, approximately 43 million women in the U.S. are affected by heart disease and almost half a million American women will suffer from a heart attack every year, according to the American Heart Association. Recognizing heart disease can be especially challenging for men and women because […]