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Risk Dialogue Series - Health Risk Factors in China

Among emerging markets, China’s health profile has changed quickly, so that the incidence of non-communicable chronic diseases NCDs now resembles that of a developed market. Much of this change reflects...

Risk Dialogue Series - Health Risk Factors in Brazil

In many respects, Brazil exhibits the classic health transition of an emerging market. Chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease (CVD) and diabetes have emerged as the major causes of mortality....

Risk Dialogue Series - Health Risk Factors in India

India stands on the cusp of rapid shifts in health among high growth markets. Many rural communities continue to suffer outbreaks of infectious disease; while in the cities there are high incidences of...