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Prevalence of coronary heart disease by age and sex


Jan 27, 2015 ... Incidence of heart attack or fatal coronary heart disease by age, sex, and race. Copyright ... Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics—2015 Update.

Heart Disease Statistics - CardioSmart


More than 200,000 women die each year from heart attacks- five times as many ... Percent of adults age 20 years and over who are obese: 35.9% (2009-2010) ...

Heart Disease Statistics 2013: Global, Local, Gender, & More


Learn the latest heart disease statistics, the number one cause of death in the U.S. Get ... an overweight, middle-aged man clutching his chest when you think of heart disease. ... Fifteen percent of people who have a heart attack will die from it.

Heart attacks can happen at any age - CNN.com


Sep 7, 2012 ... Heart attack risk goes up in men over 45 and women over 55, but it can happen even earlier.

Premature heart disease - Harvard Health


Coronary artery disease is the biggest cause of heart attacks in younger men, but other ... In the U.S., the average age for a first heart attack in men is 65. .... ever before — CDC statistics show that 17% of children between the ages of 6 and 11  ...

Heart disease in Australia | The Heart Foundation


Cardiovascular disease, heart disease and heart attack ... Below are some of the statistics on risk factors: Clinical risk factors. In 2011/12, 4.6 million adult Australians (32%) aged 18 years and over had high blood pressure (systolic or diastolic ...

CDC - DHDSP - Heart Disease Facts and Statistics


Feb 19, 2015 ... Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.<sup>1</sup> People of all ages and backgrounds can get the condition.

Heart Disease Statistics - The Heart Foundation


Heart disease is the leading cause of death for people of most racial/ethnic groups in the ... About 720,000 people in the U.S. suffer heart attacks each year.

Women and Heart Disease facts - Women's Heart Foundation


42% of women who have heart attacks die within 1 year, compared to 24% of men. Under age 50, women's heart attacks are twice as likely as men's to be fatal.

Who Is Affected by Cardiovascular Disease? - SecondsCount.org


Nov 4, 2014 ... Heart disease can affect people of all ages. ... as likely as caucasian women to have a heart attack and 35 percent more likely to suffer ... Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics - 2005 Update: American Heart Association and the ...