cardiovascular disease

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Related to Circulatory disease: circulatory system, atherosclerosis, respiratory disease
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Noun1.cardiovascular disease - a disease of the heart or blood vessels
disorder, upset - a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning; "the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder"; "everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time"
cardiopathy, heart disease - a disease of the heart
high blood pressure, hypertension - a common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater)
hypotension - abnormally low blood pressure
aneurism, aneurysm - a cardiovascular disease characterized by a saclike widening of an artery resulting from weakening of the artery wall
circulatory failure - failure of the cardiovascular system to supply adequate amounts of blood to body tissues
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More than a quarter of the gap seen for men (26 per cent) was due to higher mortality rates from circulatory disease among the most deprived.
Almost two-thirds of this gap is due to higher mortality rates from circulatory disease, cancer and respiratory disease in the most deprived areas.
"Only through the continued commitment of our researchers, the public's generous support, and determination from governments can we 'shift the dial' and imagine a 2030 where fewer people live with the fear of heart and circulatory disease."
A new report from the charity said the historic pace of progress in reducing death rates "has slowed to a near standstill", with heart and circulatory disease deaths in people under 75 now on the rise.
Improvements in heart and circulatory disease mortality rates have slowed as the population gets older and fatter, analysis shows.
Improvements in heart and circulatory disease mortality rates have slowed as the UK population gets older and fatter, analysis shows.
and circulatory disease in the UK fell by just 9%, compared with a fall
But by standing up to heart and circulatory disease and saying no to chocolate this February, we'll be one step closer to beating heartbreak forever.
But by standing up to heart and circulatory disease and saying no to chocolate this February, we will be one step closer to beating heartbreak forever!
"Failing to act risks undoing hard fought progress in cutting heart and circulatory disease death rates.
In the past year alone, residents in the West Midlands left over PS4.4million in their wills to the British Heart Foundation to help fund life-saving research into heart and circulatory disease, including stroke and vascular dementia.
Physical activity can reduce your risk of heart and circulatory disease, help control your weight, reduce blood pressure and cholesterol, and improve mental health.

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