Federal Budget submission 2018-19
This pre-Budget submission advances a suite of good, practical policy proposals that plug significant gaps in the nation’s current approach to preventing, treating and managing a leading killer of Australians – cardiovascular disease.
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) comprises a number of individual diseases, including coronary heart disease, stroke, heart failure, arrhythmias, congenital conditions, hypertensive disease and peripheral vascular disease.
World No Tobacco Day 2018
Tobacco smoke is one of the main risk factors for heart disease and is responsible for 12% of the burden of cardiovascular disease in Australia.
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