PubMed | National Center for Chronic Non communicable Disease Control and Prevention
Type: Journal Article | Journal: Zhonghua liu xing bing xue za zhi = Zhonghua liuxingbingxue zazhi | Year: 2016
As the development of social economy, the change of life style, and the acceleration of population aging, hypertension and diabetes have become the major public health problems influencing peoples health in China. The prevalence of hypertension and diabetes were in increase during the past few years, moreover, the burden of disease has become heavier than ever before. Although the awareness, treatment and control rates of hypertension and diabetes increased in recent years, compared with developed countries, the rates were still at low level. Therefore, it is necessary to enhance the population based comprehensive prevention and control of hypertension and diabetes.