Posts Tagged ‘Cardiovascular disease’

Driving Novel Partnerships Throughout the NCD Life-Cycle: New Approaches to Preventing and Treating Respiratory and Cardiovascular Diseases in LMICs

Organized by AstraZeneca RSVP As the global burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) continues to grow, it is essential to support patients throughout their lifecycle, from NCD prevention to early detection and ultimately treatment, if needed. Please join us to learn about AstraZeneca’s commitment to doing its part by engaging in and testing new partnerships to…

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Cardiovascular Disease and its Colossal Toll

This guest post was written by Andrea Feigl, Natasha Sakolsky, and Elizabeth MacGregor-Skinner from Abt Associates Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide. More than 17.3 million people died due to heart disease in 2013, the latest data available. What’s worse, the number of CVD deaths is increasing, especially in underdeveloped regions of…

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