Press Releases

Decrease in heart disease and stroke

Fewer people in Scotland are suffering heart disease and strokes according to new statistics published. . Figures show that, over the past 10 years: • new cases of Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) have decreased by 27.3% • new cases of…

Matheson urges constituents to SHARE if you care

People across Scotland are being encouraged to register their interest in health research. A new campaign has been launched to boost awareness of the Scottish Health Research Register (SHARE), a confidential register run by NHSScotland of people who are interested…