Part I: Aim

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The aim of the European Heart Health Charter is to substantially reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in the European Union and the WHO European Region and to reduce inequities and inequalities in disease burden within and between countries.

In this document the term “Heart Health” covers heart diseases, stroke and other atherosclerotic vascular diseases.

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The Charter recommends signatories to promote and support measures giving priority to lifestyle oriented interventions that will help reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease considerably.

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BUILD THE CHARTER COMMUNITY.

have you already participated locally or want to find out how you can?

SPREAD THE WORD.

Inform a colleague, political leader or friend about the Heart Health Charter.