Heart disease deaths have fallen by 70 per cent in a generation
A rarer sightRyan McVay/GettyBy New Scientist staff and Press AssociationThe number of people in the UK dying from heart disease and stroke has fallen dramatically, from 341,000 in 1979 to 155,000 in 2014. An analysis of hospital statistics and population data has revealed that, over this time, coronary heart disease death rates have decreased by 72...
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