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Big data help predict worldwide cardiovascular deaths


By 2025, more than 5 million men and 2.8 million women worldwide will die prematurely each year from cardiovascular disease if nations do not intervene, says a recent report from the American Heart Association and World Heart Federation.

Forecasting the trajectory of risk factors and their […]

May 19th, 2016|Categories: Diabetes, Heart Disease, High Blood Pressure, multicultural, Obesity, Prevention|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Big data help predict worldwide cardiovascular deaths

World Heart Day – building a global culture of health to reduce death from cardiovascular disease

International leaders are being urged to recognize the global threat of cardiovascular disease and prioritize healthier environments where people work, live and play as part of the focus of this year’s World Heart Day.

The day, created in 2000 to draw attention to cardiovascular health, is held annually on Sept. […]