Paving the way to ending Rheumatic Heart Disease: From Policy to People
Rheumatic heart disease (RHD) affects 39 million people worldwide and is the most commonly acquired #heartdisease in people under the age of 25.
It mostly affects children and adolescents in low-resource settings where poverty is widespread and access to health services is limited.
- CLICK HERE to view the The Beat of Change: Rheumatic Heart Disease in Mozambique Movie
- CLICK HERE to read the Prevention and Management of RHD in the African Union: Interview with Prof Karen Sliwa