Health headlines: Statin scrips rise, pulmonary embolism, Ozzy Osbourne praises the NHS

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Statin prescriptions rise - The Daily Telegraph
Statin prescriptions for heart conditions have risen 20-fold since 1981 with seven million people now taking them, a new report has found.
Statin prescriptions in 20-fold rise


Pulmonary embolism - The Guardian
Women who spend most of their time sitting down when they get home from work may be more likely to get a potentially fatal blood clot on the lungs than those who are more active, according to new research.
Sedentary lifestyle can lead to pulmonary embolism, study finds

Ozzy Osbourne praises the NHS - The Independent
Legendary rocker Ozzy Osbourne has paid tribute to the NHS 63 years after it was founded in the year of his birth.
Ozzy Osbourne in tribute to 'dedicated' NHS

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