Tag Archives: World Heart Day

September 21

Cardiovascular Disease Contributes 50 Per Cent Of Malaysian Deaths

Cardiovascular diseases, that is, heart diseases and strokes contribute 50 per cent to the deaths of Malaysians each year. Principal Assistant Director, Disease Control Divison, Ministry of Health, Dr Feisul Idzwan Mustapha said the main factor carrying risks of cardiovascular diseases were smoking and high blood pressure. “These are the two main contributors besides other […]