TRUTH: coração disease is the leading cause of death of women in the U.S. Almost every minute, a woman in the U.S. dies from coração disease. Nearly five times as many women (200,000) will die from coração attacks alone this ano than will die from breast cancer.
MYTH #2: coração disease is a man’s problem.
TRUTH: Since 1984, mais women than men have died of coração disease each year. Women have a 28% increased risk of dying as compared to men to die within the first ano after a coração attack.
“Wherever there is a human being, I see God-given rights inherent in that being, whatever may be the sex or complexion” -- William Lloyd Garrison
"Nothing can be mais absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind, for thus, the state instead of being whole is reduced to half." --Plato
"[A] woman should have every honorable motive to exertion which is enjoyed por man, to the full extent of her capacities and endowments. The case is too plain for argument. Nature has given woman the same powers,...