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As world marks World Heart Day we take you through operating room to witness heart surgery procedure

30th September, 2022

Every year World Heart Day is observed on 29 September, to spread awareness about the importance of keeping the heart fit and safe from any cardiovascular disease (CVD) and stroke. World Heart Day is observed to raise awareness about the ways to prevent and control coronary heart disease or strokes.

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), more than 17 million people die from heart disease every year. CVD is responsible for at least half of all non-communicable diseases deaths, hence making it the world’s number one killer.