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Do insomnia and disrupted sleep during menopause increase a woman’s risk of heart disease?

New Rochelle, NY, May 9, 2013�Insomnia and other sleep disturbances are common among perimenopausal and postmenopausal women and may increase their risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD). Evidence that a combination of altered sleep duration and insomnia among women ages 50-79 doubled their risk of both …

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