Namibia sets up five year plan to prevent death caused by non-communicable diseases

Namibia sets up five year plan to prevent death caused by non-communicable diseases

There is a need to prevent deaths caused by non-communicable diseases such as heart attacks, strokes, cancer and diabetes for the socio-economic development of the country.
These were the sentiments echoed by various speakers at the launch of the multi-sectoral strategic plan for the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases.