Latin America, Doctors warn of cerebrovasuclar disease epedimic throughout the region

Posted on September 19, 2011 • Filed under: Latin America Health, Latin America News, Social Issues

“We have an epidemic of cerebral vascular disease that has already become a serious public health problem in Latin America ‘says the BBC Dr. Carlos Cantu, head of the Department of Neurology, National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán in Mexico and founder of the Mexican Association of Cerebral Vascular Disease. And this is because it is increasing life expectancy and changes in lifestyle in the region, with an increasingly sedentary population that eats more and more junk food, etc..’ Read Article

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