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Long-term conditions

Heart disease

Easy read: Public Health Scotland - Publication (opens in a new window)

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.

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 (opens in a new window).

For more information how to prevent heart disease, visit British Heart Foundation (opens in a new window).