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The Agenda on Non-Communicable Diseases: Editorial Review

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Fahim Aslam*

Dates: Received: 2021-07-21 | Accepted: 2021-07-22 | Published: 2021-07-23
Pages: 596-598


Health and well-being of individuals is an essential part of a human’s life, with increasing age we as humans are prone to be affected by various complications that can affect our human body. For decades, communicable diseases were the main causes of death around the world from the early 1900 outbreak of the Spanish Flu to the more recent COVID-19 outbreak in the 21st Century [1]. However, over the years a common trend has been observed globally where the rise of Non-Communicable Diseases also known as NCD’s has impacted people both mentally as well as financially. NCD’s are diseases “that are not transmissible from one person to another”, unlike communicable diseases there are various forms and types of NCD’s which are caused predominantly by risk factors associated to the disease and genetics [2]....

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Aslam F. The Agenda on Non-Communicable Diseases: Editorial Review. J Biomed Res Environ Sci. 2021 July 23; 2(7): 596-598. doi: 10.37871/jbres1282, Article ID: JBRES1282, Available at:

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