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World Heart Day

Celebrated annually, events are run in more than 100 countries worldwide. Engaging governments,healthcare professionals, employers, NGOs and individuals to reduce the incidence of cardiovascular disease and make it a global health priority.
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World Heart Day
Women and CVD

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the number one killer of women, with more than 8.6 million lives taken every year. Despite progresses in the past years, women are still discriminated against when it comes to the management and treatment of CVD.
Learn more about CVD in women and the activities running by the World Heart Federation and its members to tackle this inequality >

Children and Youth

The unhealthy lifestyles that lead to cardiovascular disease often begin in childhood and adolescence, so that prevention of heart disease must begin there.
The World Heart Federation works to prevent tobacco use and promote healthy diets and physical activity among children and youth.
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children and youth