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Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics—2019 Update

Healthcare-statistics-stethoscope-financial-charts_750x500 The Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics—2019 Update from the American Heart Association indicates that:
  • 116.4 million, or 46% of US adults are estimated to have hypertension. These are findings related to the new 2017 Hypertension Clinical Practice Guidelines.
  • On average, someone dies of CVD every 38 seconds. About 2,303 deaths from CVD each day, based on 2016 data.
  • On average, someone dies of a stroke every 3.70 minutes. About 389.4 deaths from stroke each day, based on 2016 data.

Read the full article in Circulation

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