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University of Melbourne: Long-Term Declines in Heart Disease and Stroke Deaths are Stalling, Research Finds

Aug 05, 2019 - Targeted News Service

[TNSmedicalresearch] -- The University of Melbourne issued the following news:

Heart disease and stroke mortality rates have almost stopped declining in many high-income countries, including Australia, and are even increasing in some countries, according to new research.

University of Melbourne researchers have analysed trends in cardiovascular disease mortality - which consists of mainly heart disease and stroke - in 23 high-income countries since the year 2000.

Researchers fo...