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Preventing Chronic Disease | Determinants of Major Cardiovascular Risk Factors Among Participants of the South Carolina WISEWOMAN Program, 2009"2012 - CDC

CDC  hypertension  obesity  cardiovascular  Risk Factors  Preventing Chronic Disease  PCD  WISEWOMAN  hypercholesterolemia 

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death among US women, accounting for 25% of all deaths in this population. Approximately 65% of these deaths occur in asymptomatic women. Hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, and diabetes mellitus (diabetes) are major risk factors for CVD and can be treated effectively if identified at an early stage.

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Preventing Chronic Disease | The Effect of the Missouri WISEWOMAN Program on Control of Hypertension, Hypercholesterolemia, and Elevated Blood Glucose Among Low-Income Women - CDC

CDC  program evaluation  Preventing Chronic Disease  PCD  Cardiovascular Diseases  Women’s health  Health Behavior  Life Style  WISEWOMAN 

The Well-Integrated Screening and Evaluation for Women Across the Nation (WISEWOMAN) public health program is designed to reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke among low-income, underinsured or uninsured women through clinical screenings, risk factor assessment, and lifestyle interventions. We assessed the effect of the Missouri WISEWOMAN program on the control of high blood pressure, total cholesterol, and blood glucose levels.

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