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Join the RHD Action Alliance on World Heart Day as we launch a movement to end one of the world’s most preventable killers of women and children: rheumatic heart disease (RHD).
World Congress of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Health, Mexico City, June 2016
Sudan's new Guidelines for RHD were launched last month, marked by a workshop on RHD management based on published guidelines on 22 August 2015.
Sponsored by the Sudanese Children's Heart Society and Premier Company for Food Products, Sudan celebrated National RHD Awareness Day on 17 August 2015.
Second edition of RHD Beat
The World Heart Federation (WHF) hosted a side event at the 68th World Health Assembly on 18 May 2015, entitled: ‘
Dr Sulafa Ali and her team at the Sudan Heart Institute in Khartoum have made great strides in increasing public hea
Can skin sores cause rheumatic fever? - bit.ly/1HLi1F6
Presented by Dr Rachel Webb - bit.ly/1IZ9Yt9
4 - 10 August is Rheumatic Heart Disease week in South Africa, focusing on increased awareness, increased screening and better management -
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