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25 March - Biggest drop in heart disease deaths in 15 years, but no room for complacency
Deaths from heart disease have seen the biggest drop in 15 years, according to figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today, but the National Heart Foundation of Australia said there is no room for complacency as more people are now living with the devastating consequences of this chronic disease. Read article
17 March 2014 - Live Life to the Fullest!
Whether you’re 9 or 90, abundant evidence shows exercise can enhance your health and well-being so this Seniors Week the Heart Foundation is encouraging you to live life to the fullest and join a Heart Foundation walking group. Read article
11 March - South Australians urged to exercise hearts this polling day
The Heart Foundation is encouraging South Australians to give their hearts a vote of confidence and walk to their local polling booths to vote in the state election this Saturday, 15 March. Read article
10 March - Cutting salt could stop 5,800 heart attacks
Cutting the nation’s salt intake could prevent an estimated 5,800 Australian heart attacks, the National Heart Foundation of Australia said today during World Salt Awareness Week. Read article
7 March - Heart Foundation applauds Coalition Government for backing tobacco
The Heart Foundation has praised the Australian Government for supporting a significant increase in tobacco tax as enabling legislation passed Parliament. Read article
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