While heart disease is one of the leading causes of death for both sexes, research shows that physicians are often less aggressive in treating women, despite the fact that heart disease is more lethal for them.
Aetna Foundation president Garth Graham pens new Huffington Post blog on the importance of local, community-based programs to make fresh produce available and accessible as a successful strategy to address chronic conditions and obesity-related diseases. The blog is a follow-up to a recent international conference on global health and wellness, sponsored by the Aetna Foundation, which brought together some 100 experts from around the world to share best practices in addressing obesity and
The south and southwest sides of Chicago suffer the most in terms of residents' health and access to basic health resources, according to a new study of 77 Chicago neighborhoods says a new study funded by Aetna and the Aetna Foundation
An Aetna- and Aetna Foundation-supported study by Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, found that the south and southwest sides of Chicago suffer the most in terms of residents' health and access to basic health resources.