In America, 1 in 3 adults has hypertensive heart disease, according to the Center for Disease and Control and Prevention (CDC).
In America alone, in 2013 there were 360,000 deaths linked to hypertensive heart disease, according to the CDC.
Globally, hypertension causes half of all deaths from stroke and heart disease, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
In 2013, there were 1.25 million deaths from road accidents according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Such vehicular accidents are the leading cause of death among 15 to 29 year old youths around the world.
Injuries sustained from road accidents are also the ninth leading causes of death across all age groups worldwide.
In 2012, diarrhea killed 1.5 million people worldwide, according to WHO, and it counts among the leading causes of death globally, according to the CDC. »