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Global Heart Hub

The Global Heart Hub is the first global non-profit organisation established to provide a voice for those affected by cardiovascular disease. We are an alliance of heart patient organisations, aiming to create a unified global voice for those living with or affected by heart disease.

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Cardio-Diabetes Think Tank Call to Action… Advancing action through patient collaboration

The Global Heart Hub, in collaboration with leading representatives of key international CVD and Diabetes patient, nursing, primary and secondary care organisations, has developed this patient-led Call to Action to focus a spotlight on patient care for type 2 diabetes and CVD.

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WHY WE NEED TO

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  • CVDs are the number 1 cause of death globally: more people die annually from CVDs than from any other cause.

  • Out of the 16 million deaths under the age of 70 due to noncommunicable diseases, 82% are in low and middle income countries and 37% are caused by CVDs.

  • An estimated 17.5 million people died from CVDs in 2012, 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.

  • Over three quarters of CVD deaths take place in low- and middle-income countries.

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WHY WE NEED TO

ACT NOW

  • CVDs are the number 1 cause of death globally: more people die annually from CVDs than from any other cause.

  • Out of the 16 million deaths under the age of 70 due to noncommunicable diseases, 82% are in low and middle income countries and 37% are caused by CVDs.

  • An estimated 17.5 million people died from CVDs in 2012, 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.

  • Over three quarters of CVD deaths take place in low- and middle-income countries.

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Croi Heart and Stroke Charity Ireland
Global Heart Hub - The Alliance of Heart Patient Organisations
Croi Heart and Stroke Charity Ireland
Global Heart Hub - The Alliance of Heart Patient Organisations
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