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Great Strides for Global Health and Arogya World in 2012

2012 has been an exciting year for Arogya World and the NCD community. We are pleased that the world is waking up to the enormous threat that non-communicable diseases, including heart disease, cancer, diabetes and chronic lung diseases pose to global health and development, and we are energized by the progress made. The world took a giant step forward in 2012 – countries committed to a 25% mortality reduction by 2025, and 8 other measurable goals and 25 indicators. It is exciting to watch this progress unfold on the world stage.

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