Avatar - D L
D L
flipped into The Medical Minute
Why every inch above 5ft 7ins places greater strain on the heart

Science

Why every inch above 5ft 7ins places greater strain on the heart

The Telegraph - By Sarah Knapton

Heart problems are more likely for people taller than 5ft 7 inches, a new study suggests, with the risk increasing with every inch. Scientists in the US found that height is linked to an increased chance of developing atrial fibrillation, an irregular and often rapid heartbeat that can lead to …

View on telegraph.co.uk
Avatar - The Telegraph

The Telegraph

telegraph.co.uk

Magazines by The Telegraph