India: Home for Heart or Heart Disease

India: Home for Heart or Heart Disease

The Visualization is based on the impact of cardio-vascular diseases in India.Under the Premature deaths occuring in India,Cardiovascular Diseases take a huge toll.The disease is prevalent both in urban and rural areas.The disease is a huge burden on Indian economy. Every case of CVD reduces 9.5 healthy days and 9.5 productive years. The comparative data shows that in coming 30 years while other nations show a decline in the productive years lost, India shows an approximate 2X increase. So, preventive measures need to be taken. Low intake of trans-fatty acids,smoking and increased physical activity can reduce the occurence and intensity of disease.

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Posted Mar 3, 2012
 
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Tags data visualization, Heart Disease, India, Marathon 2012: New Delhi
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