Menstrual irregularity may be tied to later cardiovascular disease (CVD). Among 80,630 women, irregular menstrual cycles at ages 18 to 22 and 29 to 46 years and long cycles (≥40 days) at ages 18 to 22 or 29 to 46 years were associated with higher CVD risk, independent of other risk factors.
Irregular Menstrual Cycle Across Reproductive Years Ups Later CVD Risk
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