The relationship between religion and cardiovascular outcomes and all-cause mortality in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study.

@article{Schnall2010TheRB,
  title={The relationship between religion and cardiovascular outcomes and all-cause mortality in the Women's Health Initiative Observational Study.},
  author={Eliezer Schnall and Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller and Charles Swencionis and Vance M Zemon and Lesley T Tinker and Michael O'Sullivan and Linda J Van Horn and Mimi Goodwin},
  journal={Psychology & health},
  year={2010},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={249-63}
}
Some studies suggest that religiosity may be related to health outcomes. The current investigation, involving 92,395 Women's Health Initiative Observational Study participants, examined the prospective association of religious affiliation, religious service attendance, and strength and comfort from religion with subsequent cardiovascular outcomes and death. Baseline characteristics and responses to religiosity questions were collected at enrollment. Women were followed for an average of 7.7… CONTINUE READING
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