Higher heart disease, stroke risks seen in spouses of cancer patients

04/12/2012 | HealthDay News

Risk of heart disease and stroke among individuals whose spouses had cancer was elevated by 13% to 29%, according to a study in Circulation. The findings underscore the importance of preventive efforts designed to curb stress and risk factors in spouses of cancer patients, researchers said.

View Full Article in:

HealthDay News

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Executive Officer
CarePoint Health Plan
Jersey City, NJ
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Heatlh Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Assistant General Counsel
Cardinal Health
Columbus, OH
Pharmacy Care Manager
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Arlington, VA
Senior Director, Research
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC