Heart disease is the leading cause of death in men and women1. High blood pressure, high LDL cholesterol and smoking are key risk factors for heart diseases1. Despite its prevalence, it is possible to reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases with lifestyle changes. For instance, 30 minutes of brisk walk along with a healthy diet can reduce the risk of a heart attack and stroke2.
Sanofi is committed to the fight against cardiovascular diseases. We produce and deliver therapeutic solutions for cardiovascular diseases and also work with healthcare professionals to impart awareness and knowledge to patients who are at risk of developing a heart disease.
Our range of cardiovascular medicines has solutions in the following areas:
• Blood Pressure / Hypertension
• Cholesterol Management
• Blood Thinning
• Prevention of Secondary Stroke
• Renal Protection
• Cardiovascular Protection
• Heart Rate Management
Sources:1 Available at https://www.cdc.gov/dhdsp/data_statistics/fact_sheets/fs_heart_disease.htm (last accessed on Feb 20, 2018)
2 Adapted from http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/PhysicalActivity/Walking/Walk-Dont-Run-Your-Way-to-a-Healthy-Heart_UCM_452926_Article.jsp#.WoxnCOkUmM8 (last accessed on Feb 20, 2018)
(a) https://www.shifa.com.pk/chronic-disease-pakistan/ (last accessed on February 15,2018)
(b) https://www.world-heart-federation.org/world-heart-federations-new-heart-health-monitor/ (last accessed on February 15,2018)
(c) https://www.shifa.com.pk/chronic-disease-pakistan/ (last accessed on February 15,2018)