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This Coalition will leverage the expertise of its partners to advocate for increased prevention, control and treatment of all circulatory diseases.
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Happy New Year 2019 with a look back on 2018
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Joint session of WHF and our member the Argentine Society of Cardiology at the 44th Argentine Congress of Cardiology
Health promotion in the Argentine Patagonia by Dr Cesar Berenstein
Summary of the Panel discussion “Tobacco and Youth” at the World Congress of Cardiology & Cardiovascular Health
3rd Global Summit on Circulatory Health held in Dubai
40 Years of the World Heart Federation
White Paper: Driving Sustainable Action for Circulatory Health
Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Infographic
Factsheet Influenza Vaccines and CVD - General Public (Française)
Factsheet Influenza Vaccines and CVD - Healthcare Professionals (Française)
Factsheet Influenza Vaccines and CVD - Healthcare Professionals (Español)
Factsheet Influenza Vaccines and CVD - General Public (Español)