Map reveals countries with highest cancer, heart disease & stroke death rates

[ad_1] MORE people die from chronic diseases in Turkey than any other country in the world, research suggests. Combined death rates from cancer, stroke and diseases of the heart, lungs, liver and kidneys are at a global high in the transcontinental nation. 2 The country received an overall mortality score of 8.34 out of 10, with … Read more

As it happened: Government cracks down on education visa scams; RBA rates headache as house values almost back to peak

[ad_1] Assistant Minister for Indigenous Australians, Senator Malarndirri McCarthy, has also spoken to Sky News and said there will be a number of undecided Voice voters arriving at the booths over the next two weeks. McCarthy acknowledged many Australians were focused on cost of living pressures and rate rises, but believed they can also “discern … Read more

Over a MILLION lives saved from cancer since the 1980s as UK slashes death rates

[ad_1] MORE than a million lives have been saved from cancer since the 1980s thanks to better treatment, quitting smoking and NHS screening, analysis shows. Cancer Research UK said yearly death rates have fallen by a quarter. 1 Experts say cancer survival has improved massively but clinics are struggling to cope with demand (stock image)Credit: … Read more

Lloyds’ profits up by 23% as banks fail to pass on higher rates to savers

[ad_1] LASTEST profit margins at Lloyds Banking Group highlight how banks are hitting borrowers while failing to pass on higher rates to savers. The FTSE 100 bank said pre-tax profits had surged by 23 per cent in the six months to the end of June. 2 Lloyds Banking Group’s profits up by 23% as banks … Read more

UK homeowners heading for ‘more financial stress’ as interest rates soar

[ad_1] MORE stress is on the way for homeowners due to soaring interest rates, leading lenders warned yesterday. And they admitted that the financial crisis is causing them to cut back on lending to property buyers. 3 The bosses of Skipton Building Society, Nationwide, Santander, Halifax and Lloyds met with MPsCredit: PA MPs on the … Read more