Speaking of Women’s Health Column
Heart Health and Stroke
Posted on February 20, 2018
Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker’s column on the three things all women need to know about preventing and/or surviving heart disease.
Posted on February 07, 2018
The number one killer of women is heart disease, and that risk increases after menopause.
Posted on February 01, 2016
Dr. Holly L. Thacker shares 14 tips for a healthy heart.
Posted on February 03, 2013
Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker’s blog on the love, the heart, and heart disease awareness in women.
The Anti-Hormone Party is Over! Hormone Replacement Therapy Reduces Death and Cardiovascular Disease
Posted on October 14, 2012
Read Dr. Holly L. Thacker's blog on the results of the 10-year research on the use of Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT). This latest study shows the safety of HRT on heart events in recently post-menopausal women.
Posted on May 28, 2012
Read Dr. Holly Thacker's Memorial Day blog about the true role of calcium supplements for women.
Posted on April 22, 2012
Dr. Thacker reviews the new book, "The Truth About Statins" by women's health cardiologist, Dr. Barbara H. Roberts.
Posted on October 27, 2011
Researchers at the National Institute of Environmental Medicine found a 20% reduction in stroke in women who ate two chocolate bars per week.