Living in socially vulnerable counties may increase risk of premature cardiovascular disease death

Posted On: Nov 27, 2021   |   Posted By: News Medical

Americans who live in counties deemed "socially vulnerable" based on census variables are more likely to die from cardiovascular disease before age 65, according to new research published today in the American Heart Association's flagship journal Circulation.

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