Chronic diseases and health promotion

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"Preventing chronic diseases: a vital investment"

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"We cannot afford to say - we must tackle other diseases first (HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria), then we will deal with chronic diseases. If we wait even 10 years, we will find that the problem is even larger and more expensive to address."
Olusegun Obasanjo, President, Government of Nigeria.

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