Метка: World Health Organization

NON COMMUNICABLE DISEASES (NCD) –THE GREATEST “KILLER” IN KIRIBATI

According to reports from the Kiribati Ministry of Health, non-communicable diseases (NCDs) accounted for an estimated 68 per cent of all mortality in 2008.The most prevalent NCDs in Kiribati are cardiovascular diseases, which accounted for 23 per cent of total deaths across all age groups in 2008. Non-communicable variants of respiratory diseases, cancers and diabetes […]