Global situation overview
Did you know that strokes and heart attacks make 80 % of deaths caused by "cv diseases"?
Would you also know how many lives are taken by such diseases?
In 2019 it was nearly 18 million people, of which 81 % live in developing countries.
As the underlying pathology, WHO identified in its study, was #arteriosclerosis - "a build-up
of fatty deposits on the inner walls of the blood vessels" (WHO, 2021)
Source: WHO, https://lnkd.in/dAgznqJ