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Women Are Diagnosed Later Than Men for the Same Diseases, Study Says

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Women Are Diagnosed Later Than Men
for the Same Diseases, Study Says Women were diagnosed about four years later than men, according to a recent study of hundreds of diseases. The study included health data from 6.9 million Danish people. Søren Brunak, University of Copenhagen, via Reuters Women received cancer diagnoses
about 2.5 years after men, and about 4.5 years later for
metabolic diseases like diabetes. Søren Brunak, via Reuters Dr. Noel Bairey Merz, of Cedars-Sinai
Smidt Heart Institute, Dr. Noel Bairey Merz, via Reuters