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Treatment for Heart Disease in Women

According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the number one cause of death for women. Each year, one in three women dies of this largely preventable disease—almost one woman every minute, or approximately 450,000 annually.

KishHealth System’s Cardiology Laboratories in DeKalb and Sandwich are equipped to diagnose heart problems

Understanding Heart Attack Symptoms in Women

Our emergency room physicians and cardiac teams understand the differences between women and men when it comes to heart disease and can quickly assess if you’re having a heart attack. Learn more about emergency treatment for heart attack by visiting Emergency Services.

Preventing Heart Disease in Women

KishHealth System’s Community Wellness Department focuses on your health and wellbeing by offering heart disease prevention programs and educational opportunities. 

To find out your risk for cardiovascular disease, call Community Wellness at 815.748.8962 in DeKalb or 815.786.3962 in Sandwich. 

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