The WHO also explains that the number of deaths from diabetes, which was less than one million in 2000, reached 1.6 million in 2016.
There are many causes of death or death according to WHO, ischemic heart disease and stroke are among the main ones. In total, they caused 15.2 million deaths in 2016 and have been the leading killers in the past 15 years.
In turn, the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) caused three million deaths in 2016, followed by lung cancer, as well as tracheal and bronchial cancers.
WHO also explains that the number of deaths or deaths due to diabetes, which was less than one million in 2000, reached 1.6 million in 2016. What other causes of death are there? Infections of the lower respiratory tract continue to be the most lethal communicable disease and, on the last date this death was recorded, in 2016, there were three million deaths worldwide.
Other important diseases were the diarrhea, although they have been reduced, as well as tuberculosis, which remains one of the top 10 causes of death, with 1.3 million deaths worldwide.
These are not diseases, but road accidents have caused 1.4 million deaths in 2016. It should be noted that in the WHO report,HIV / AIDS is no longer among the top 10 causes.
According to data from the American Institute of Metrology and Health Assessment, noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) are currently the diseases that dominate death rates around the world. This includes cardiovascular problems and cancer, both responsible for nearly 50% of all deaths worldwide.
What do we die in Spain?
Cardiovascular diseases and cancer, dementia and respiratory diseases are the most deadly diseases of the country. All this is caused by the progressive aging of the populationbut also for other causes such as pollution and smoking.
To acquire good healthy habits
To prevent the increase of diseases, it is essential to move to a healthier life. This is not so complicated because it is based on changing routines and styles. Exercising every week and eating healthy are essential.