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NBR: Short people at greater risk of heart disease

Peter Griffin posted in on June 10th, 2010.

Scientists have found a link between height and heart disease: the shorter we are, the higher our risk, although the reason for this is unclear. The research, which came from over 52 studies, found that the shortest people were 1.5 times more likely than the tallest to live with a heart disease, die from a […]

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