Death Rate from Cardiovascular Disease - The Framingham Study
by Hratch L Karamanoukian, MD and Pierre Aoukar, MD
Posted: February 23
The Framingham Study estimated that approximately One MILLION Americans die of cardiovascular disease every year!
This represents one death from cardiovascular disease every 33 seconds! Once again, this statistic is not meant to petrify you to death, rather to have you practice aggressive risk factor management to reduce the morbidity and mortality associated with cardiovascular disease.
Excerpt from the book: Everything Is Bad For Your Heart: The A to Z Guide, Hratch L Karamanoukian, MD and Pierre Aoukar, MD. Magalhaes Scientific Press
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