Healthy habits gained in 30s and 40s can reduce risk of heart disease

Source: Medical News Today

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Date of publication: July 2014

Publication type: News item

In a nutshell: Researchers have found that it is never too late to change habits and improve your heart disease risk. The study showed that over a 20 year period 25% added at least one healthy lifestyle behaviour while 40% lost a healthy behaviour and added at least one unhealthy life style behaviour increasing their risk of heart disease.

Length of publication: 1 wepage

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text. Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement: UK Health Forum

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