World Heart Day to be mark on September 29

ISLAMABAD: World Heart Day will be marked on September 29 (Friday) across the globe to promote preventative measures to reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases healthy eating is one of the lifestyle topics promoted on World Heart Day.

The World Heart Foundation would organized World Heart Day, an international campaign would be held on September 29 to inform people about cardiovascular diseases, which are the biggest cause of death.

World Heart Day was created to inform people around the globe that heart disease and stroke are the world’s leading cause of death.

Together with organizations such as ‘WHO’, the World Heart Federation spreads the news that at least 80 percent of premature deaths from heart diseasem and stroke could be avoided if the main risk factors, which are tobacco,unhealthy diet and physical inactivity – are controlled.

World heart day is celebrated all across the world to reduce the number of deaths because of cardiovascular diseases worldwide.

It is an international campaign to spread awareness among common public to save them and motivate to live with healthy heart.

World Heart Day started in 1999 and is held on the last week of September very year.