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Sep
29

World Heart Day – Learn About The Heart Of Your Health!

Did you know that 17.5 million people die every year from cardiovascular disease, including heart disease and stroke? Cardiovascular disease is the world’s number one killer today.  That means that a third of all deaths on our planet are attributed to CVD! World Heart Day helps us to take stock of what we know and […]

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Sometimes It’s Good To Be A Quitter!

Did you know that smokers of all ages can benefit from quitting – even those who have already developed smoking-related health problems?  Compared with people who continue to smoke, quitters tend to live longer:*  At about 30, you gain almost ten years of life expectancy. At about 40, you gain nine years of life expectancy. […]

By Joanna | Medical Education
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Stub it out in Stoptober!

  “Why should I quit?” & “How can I quit smoking cigarettes?” are the two questions answered by a UK initiative backed by Cancer Research UK and the British Heart Foundation this month. The initiative, called ‘Stoptober’, calls on the 8 million English smokers to attempt to quit smoking during October.  By focusing a concerted […]

By Joanna | Health . Medical Education
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