Atherosclerotic heart disease among the Druzes in Israel.

  title={Atherosclerotic heart disease among the Druzes in Israel.},
  author={G Manelis and Shaul M Shasha},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  volume={14 3},
25,000 Druzes live actually in Israel, working their land in small villages, relatively secluded from Western Civilization by their strict religious traditions which forbid them, among other things, to smoke and drink alcoholic beverages. 2120 Druzes aged 40 years and above living in the villages of the Western Galilee were examined clinically and… CONTINUE READING