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Drexel Studies Explore “Heart Disease Prediction” in Urban China

According to two new studies, researchers from China and the Drexel University School of Public Health highlight that the risk of heart disease has become a serious public health issue in China with a particular concern on urban areas. The researchers examined data of a large-scale longitudinal study in China to measure metabolic risk factors, such as high blood pressure, obesity, dyslipidemia, and high glucose, as predictors for cardiovascular disease.