Why do thousands of women die from diseases that are often preventable?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Every year thousands of women lose their lives to diseases that in most cases are completely preventable. Why? Because we all lead busy lives and ignore subtle symptoms that can be harbingers of serious diseases such as stroke, colon cancer, and diabetes, often waiting until it is too late to survive them.

You don’t have to be one of these women. Learn how to tap into your best early warning system for 3 of the most dangerous diseases out there.


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