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AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000443778.88623.7e
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Increased Longevity and Obesity Drive Increases in Cardiovascular Disease

Singh Joy, Subhashni D.

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Abstract

According to this study:

* As Americans live longer and obesity increases, the risk and prevalence of cardiovascular disease will increase, despite downward trends in cardiovascular disease mortality.

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