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Cardiovascular Health

Oct, 2015
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Summary

Despite a 36 per cent drop in the UK death rate from cardiovascular disease (CVD), during the opening decade of the millennium, CVD remains the cause of almost a third of all deaths, aggravated by an ageing population and stretched NHS. This report explores the future of self-help healthcare through mobile technology, the top five apps for a healthy heart, the UK's adoption of the latest heart treatments, ensuring your food shop is heart healthy and key developments in a medical Holy Grail - stimulating the heart to repair itself

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Infographic mapping global mortality rates from cardiovascular disease, regions with the highest and lowest death rates, and UK deaths by gender and age, according to the World Health Organisation and British Heart Foundation