Heart disease a cultural issue – new study

Sunday, August 2, 2009

A review of the current literature of the prevalence of heart disease among migrant groups in Australia has revealed considerable differences between different cultural groups in their lifestyle-related risk factors for this condition. This is a joint project between the Centre for MEGA Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne and School of Human Movement and Sports Science, Ballarat University.

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