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Advancing Cardiac Care
1. World Heart Day
World Heart Day informs people around the globe that CVD, including heart disease and stroke, is the world’s leading cause of death claiming 17.9 million lives each year, and highlights the actions that individuals can take to prevent and control CVD.
3. May Measurement Month (MMM) & World Hypertension Day (17th May)
May Measurement Month is an initiative led by the International Society of Hypertension aimed at raising awareness around blood pressure worldwide and took place for the first time during May 2017.
The purpose of the WHD is to promote public awareness of hypertension and to encourage citizens of all countries to prevent and control this silent killer, the modern epidemic.
The theme for World Hypertension Day is “Know Your Numbers” with a goal of increasing high blood pressure (BP) awareness in all populations around the world.