According to World Health Organization, cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the number one cause of death globally: more people die annually from CVDs than from any other cause.
An estimated 17.7 million people died from CVDs in 2015, representing 31% of all global deaths. Of these deaths, an estimated 7.4 million were due to coronary heart disease and 6.7 million were due to stroke.
EAT A HEALTHY DIET
MAINTAIN A HEALTHY WEIGHT
LIMIT ALCOHOL USE
WORK WITH YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
to manage your blood pressure, cholesterol, and diabetes.