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Appendix 5 – Heart Disease

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Risk of heart disease can be increased by:

  • Hyperlipidaemia
  • Diabetes
  • Smoking
  • Family history of heart disease
  • Obesity
  • Hypertension
  • Lifestyle factors

For information on the assessment and management of cardiovascular risks in women, see information from the International Menopause Society.