Next World Heart Day holiday is on

29th September 2024, Sunday

What is World Heart Day?

World Heart Day

World Heart Day is an annual event held on September 29th to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease (CVD) and promote healthy heart habits. CVD is the leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for nearly 18 million deaths each year. This global campaign aims to educate people about the risk factors for CVD and to encourage them to take steps to prevent and manage the disease.

The theme for World Heart Day changes each year, but the objective remains the same: to raise awareness about the importance of heart health and to promote healthy habits that can prevent CVD. There are many risk factors for CVD, including smoking, poor diet, physical inactivity, high blood pressure, and diabetes. By making small lifestyle changes, such as eating a healthy diet, getting regular exercise, and quitting smoking, people can significantly reduce their risk of developing CVD.

The impact of World Heart Day is significant, as it provides an opportunity to remind people about the importance of maintaining good heart health. By raising awareness about the risk factors for CVD and promoting healthy habits, we can work towards reducing the incidence of heart disease and improving the quality of life for those affected by the disease. Let's use this occasion to educate ourselves and others about the importance of heart health, and to take steps towards a healthier future.

When is World Heart Day?

How long until World Heart Day?
Next World Heart Day takes place in 163 Days.
Dates of World Heart Day
YearWeekdayDate
2030 Sunday29th Sep
2029 Saturday29th Sep
2028 Friday29th Sep
2027 Wednesday29th Sep
2026 Tuesday29th Sep
2025 Monday29th Sep
2024 Sunday29th Sep
2023 Friday29th Sep
2022 Thursday29th Sep
2021 Wednesday29th Sep
2020 Tuesday29th Sep
2019 Sunday29th Sep
2018 Saturday29th Sep
2017 Friday29th Sep
2016 Thursday29th Sep
2015 Tuesday29th Sep
Duration
1 Day

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