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Key Phone Numbers

  • Medical Center Operator

  • 201-833-3000

  • Physician Referral Service

  • 877-HOLY-NAME (465-9626)

  • Patient Information

  • 201-833-3300

  • Foundation (Donations)

  • 201-833-3187

  • Human Resources

  • 201-833-7040

  • Medical Staff Office

  • 201-833-3352

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For general questions or comments, email info@holyname.org


For More Information:

201-833-3211
Cardiovascular Services

info@holyname.org

Heart Quiz for Women

As a woman, do you know what your risk is for developing heart disease? You might be surprised.

Take the quiz below, based on information from the American Heart Association, and see how much you know about heart disease in women.

How healthy is your heart? Find out more by taking this quiz, based on information from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and the American Heart Association (AHA).

Question 1:
Coronary heart disease develops gradually over many years and can easily go undetected.
A. True

B. False
Question 2:
Women don't have to worry about cardiovascular disease. It's primarily a man's problem.
A. True

B. False
Question 3:
If a woman has a heart attack, she is more likely to survive than a man.
A. True

B. False
Question 4:
An aspirin can have a great impact on your heart.
A. True

B. False
Question 5:
When men reach middle age, or about 55, their blood cholesterol levels start to rise, but women's cholesterol levels seem to stabilize.
A. True

B. False
Question 6:
African American females are more likely than white females to die from coronary heart disease or stroke.
A. True

B. False
Question 7:
Which of the following is the single most important thing a woman can do to reduce her risk of heart attack?
A. Reduce stress

B. Start jogging

C. Reduce salt in her diet

D. Quit smoking
Question 8:
Women can reduce their risks of heart attack and stroke by following which of these lifestyle habits?
A. True

B. False
Question 9:
Women can reduce their risks of heart attack and stroke by following which of these lifestyle habits?
A. Quit smoking

B. Exercise regularly

C. Eat a Healthy, low-fat diet

D. Control High Blood Pressure

E. Control cholesterol level

F. Maintain their ideal weight

G. Get regular medical check ups

H. All of the above
Question 10:
Women with heart disease have a lower risk of stroke.
A. True

B. False