Non-Communicable Diseases Part 2

Non-Communicable Diseases Part 2 Measures taken to reduce NCDs in India: National Programme for Prevention and Control of Cancer, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases and Stroke (NPCDCS): The Department of Health & Family Welfare, provides technical and financial support to the States/UTs under NPCDCS, as part of […]

Non-Communicable Diseases Part 1

Non-Communicable Diseases Part 1 Non-Communicable Diseases: A non-communicable disease (NCD) is an infirmity that cannot be transmitted directly from one person to another. NCDs, such as heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes and chronic lung disease, are collectively responsible for 74% of all deaths worldwide. More […]