Monday, 17 June 2013

Premature deaths under 75 by Local Authority

Source: NHS via Netvibes
Public Health England Home

  • Dorset CC ranked 3rd out of 150 local authorities 
  • Dorset CC ranked Ist out of 15 similar (same socioeconomic deprivation bracket) LA (detail and here) but preventable eye diseases are in lower quartile. More info (pdf).
  • Reduce your risk of heart disease links here and here.
  • Reduce your risk of cancer links here and here
  • Reduce your risk of liver disease links here and here.
Guardian comment - Most deaths in under-75s are potentially avoidable, says health body
Better interventions and changes in lifestyle could cut toll by tens of thousands, says Public Health England

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