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Help2Change Network Event 25 April 2018
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Our lifestyles can be more unhealthy than we think. Start the fight back to a healthier you....
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Fact Zone


“A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools.” ~ Spanish Proverb.
“Take care of your body. It’'s the only place you have to live.” ~Jim Rohn
“Just because you’'re not sick doesn’t mean you’re healthy” ~ Author Unknown
CVD remains the biggest cause of death in the UK, resulting in more than 45,000 deaths in people less than 75years in 2010.
More than six million people around the world have taken the Heart Age Test.
CVD is one of the main causes of premature death in the UK (death before age 75).  28% of premature deaths in men and 19% of premature deaths in women were from CVD in 2012.
There are around 150,000 incidents of stroke every year in the UK.
“Health is like money, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it.”
“It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver”. Mahatma Gandhi
Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) includes all the diseases of the heart and circulation including coronary heart disease (angina and heart attack), heart failure, congenital heart disease and stroke.