AIHW data reveals coronary heart disease remains the leading causes of death for Tasmanians

Jessica Willard
July 17 2019 - 6:00am
Potentially avoidable deaths remain high, data shows
Potentially avoidable deaths remain high, data shows

Coronary heart disease, dementia and Alzheimer's were the leading cause of death for Tasmanians between 2013 and 2017, new data from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare has revealed.

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Jessica Willard

Jessica Willard

Senior Journalist and Health Reporter

Being a health reporter to me is about more than just reporting the problems. It's about asking why they are happening in the first place and what needs to change to fix it.

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