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Life expectancy of Scots falling behind Eastern Europe

A recent report by Dr Harry Burns, Scotland's Chief Medical Officer, has revealed that life expectancy in Scotland is lagging behind some Eastern European countries. One of the reasons, Burns suggests, is that Scotland has tended to focus on what's wrong with people in deprived communities, rather than looking at their assets.

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