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Shorter People More at Risk From Heart Disease Says Study

Heart Disease

“If you’re 6ft 1in, you still need to stop smoking” A study of nearly 200,000 men and women found that shorter people have a higher risk of heart disease than their taller counterparts. Every 2.5 inches up reduce the risk of heart disease by 13.5 percent, according to the study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday. ...

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