Blood Pressure and Heart Disease
The topic will be: Under Pressure – Learn how your sex can impact your blood pressure and heart health.
High blood pressure is the most common risk for cardiovascular disease in the U.S., affecting one in three adults. Did you know that after menopause, a woman’s chance of developing high blood pressure becomes greater than a man’s?
Learn more about:
- The risk factors for developing high blood pressure.
- The causes of heart disease in men & women.
- Increased risk of heart disease based on ethnicity.
Dr. Kevin Hayes
Dr. Hayes is well rounded in all aspects of cardiology but has a focus on cardiac imaging. He is very passionate about making a difference in the lives of his cardiac patients by educating them on their cardiovascular disease and allowing them to be involved in the decision making process.