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Predicting Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)

Predicting CHD, including carotid ultrasound information

Predicting Ischemic Stroke Risk

Predicting Diabetes
Predicting Heart Failure, using clinical factors

Predicting Heart Failure, using clinical factors and NT-proBNP

Predicting Heart Failure, using NT-proBNP and demographic factors
Can it still help to become physically active for the first time late in life?
A. No, the benefits of physical activity are only seen earlier in life
B. No, the benefits only go to those who have been active for many years
C. Yes, the benefits can been seen at any age
D. Yes, the benefits can been seen later in life if one is still in good health