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Children’s hearts at risk because of lack of knowledge of Kawasaki Disease

On World Heart Day we want everyone to know about our TEMPERS! - a mnemonic created by Societi to make Kawasaki Disease memorable.

Kawasaki Disease is the leading cause of acquired heart disease in children in the western world. Across the globe, Kawasaki Disease incidence is doubling every ten years and despite many research efforts, the cause of Kawasaki Disease is still not known.

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