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Lifestyles blamed for quarter of illnesses in Portugal

in News · 26-11-2017 08:52:00 · 0 Comments



A new EU study has found that lifestyles can be blamed for around a quarter of all diseases in Portugal.

Lifestyles blamed for quarter of illnesses in Portugal

 

The work by the European Commission released yesterday evening found that while there has been an improvement in terms of some diseases in Portugal, such as cardiovascular diseases and certain types of cancer, others, such as deaths due to diabetes, have worsened.

 

The average life expectancy in Portugal is above the European average but still below that of Spain and Italy.

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Edition 1453
09 December 2017
Edition: 1453

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