Chronic conditions — not infectious diseases — are top 5 causes of early death in China

June 25th, 2019 | Posted by admin in Uncategorized

Chronic diseases, such as stroke, ischemic heart disease, and lung cancer, now represent the leading causes of premature death in China, according to a new scientific study. The rise in non-communicable diseases reflects declines in maternal and child mortality over nearly three decades, largely the result of economic growth and increasing levels of education. In addition, China has instituted national programs targeting infectious diseases.
Source: Care Giving Science Daily

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