Heart disease

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Heart disease

Heart disease is one of the main causes of death and disability in the UK but it can largely be prevented by a healthy lifestyle.

Easy read: Public Health Scotland - Publication.

Find out if your heart age is older than your real age, and discover the simple steps you can take to live more healthily for longer using the Heart Age Calculator at the NHS website.

For more information how to prevent heart disease, visit British Heart Foundation.

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