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Risk Factors for Ischemic Heart Disease Deaths

Risk Factors

Individuals who smoke cigarettes, have high blood pressure, elevated cholesterol, diabetes, poor nutrition, a family history of heart disease, or who are overweight, obese, or physically inactive are at great risk of developing ischemic heart disease.

Related Risk Factors Indicators:

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Content updated: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 12:43:00 MST