Higher wealth and urbanization is associated with higher risk of cardiovascular disease in India, according to household surveys.
A new study shows that over the course of five years, vaccinating 200,000 stray dogs a year would reduce rabies incidence in humans by 90 percent.
A collaboration between University of Melbourne and India's top research institutes aims to improve chronic disease prevention and management in South Asia.
The authors of a study on cardiovascular health in China warn of a looming epidemic of heart disease.
People who walk or cycle to work are less likely to be overweight or obese, according to a study on 4,000 participants in India.
Researchers are carrying out a large-scale study of the salt intake of Indian adults towards the development of a national salt reduction strategy.
Prof. K. Srinath Reddy, a global leader in preventive cardiology and public health, has been appointed President Elect of the World Heart Federation.