Healthy hearts and healthy communities: how health promotion helps us think differently about cardiovascular disease

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Canadian Health Network Health Promotion Affiliate
Publisher: 
Canadian Health Network
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Highlights a recent study showing that most risk factors for cardiovascular disease can be modified by lifestyle changes. Elaborates on the broader issue of the impact of social, economic, and environmental factors on an individual’s health.