September 29, 2015

World Heart Day takes place on the 29th of September every year and is a chance for people across the globe to take part in the world’s biggest intervention against cardiovascular disease (CVD). World Heart Day encourages us all to reduce our cardiovascular risk, and promotes a heart-healthy planet for those around us.

Learn more: Know the Facts About Cardiovascular Disease

Did you know? Cardiovascular disease world’s number one killer. It is currently responsible for 17.3 million deaths per year, and by 2030 this figure is expected to rise to 23 million.