Cardiovascular disease ( CVD) is still the number one cause of death in the United States, There are 47.8 million women are affected by CVD whereas 3.4 million women affected with breast cancer.
According to the AHA ( American Heart Association ), the current treatment for breast cancer negatively affects CVD health and lead to CVD. These CVD include heart failure and left ventricular dysfunction.
While the cancer treatments have prolonged lives and even saved lives, the side effects from these treatments can impact the heart
Another interesting topic is the fact that patients with migraine had an increased risk for ischemic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke, myocardial infarction ( heart attacks ) , venous thromboembolism ( deep vein thrombosis) and arrhythmias as atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter A Danish study at Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark looked at this data