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Many people would rather have a shorter life than take a daily pill to ward off heart disease
Many people would rather have a shorter life than take a daily pill to ward off heart disease (February 5, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From California - A new report published in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes finds that a third of people would rather risk a shorter life than take a daily pill to reduce risk of heart disease. Researchers surveyed 1,000 individuals with an average age of 50. Participants were asked how much time they would give up at the end of their lives in order to avoid taking daily medications. One in three responders said they would trade between one week to two years of their life to avoid taking daily medication for heart disease
 
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