TITLE

Prevention Proves a Better Cure for Heart Disease

PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Nov2005, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents the results of an analysis of the benefits of reducing cholesterol, smoking and blood pressure on coronary heart disease. The study found that quitting smoking and eating healthier is four times more effective at reducing deaths than efforts aimed at patients after they develop heart problems.
ACCESSION #
18710864

 

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