Questions Women Should Ask about Heart Health – Carolyn Thomas

In this episode, Jim talks with Carolyn Thomas. Carolyn is a Mayo Clinic-trained women’s health advocate, heart attack survivor, and author of the book A Women’s Guide to Living with Heart Disease.

She also writes a daily blog called Heart Sisters ( Heart Sisters been around since 2009 and is visited by millions of people every year seeking information for better heart health.

During their eye-opening conversation, Carolyn and Jim discuss whether high blood pressure is always an indicator of heart disease–and what to do about it… six of the biggest myths about women and heart disease… the recovery-boosting habits she adopted following her own heart attack… the deadly discrepancy between heart disease diagnosis for men and women… and the life-saving questions women aren’t asking their doctors about their heart health.