NCDs are chronic, non-infectious diseases. They
include cardiovascular diseases, cancers, obesity,
diabetes and other endocrine disorders, respiratory
diseases, digestive diseases, bone diseases, mental
diseases, etc.
NR-NCDs are NCDs whose causality involves
nutritional risk factors, particularly unbalanced
diets, sedentary life-style, and obesity. They
include obesity itself, most CVDs, some cancers,
diabetes, dyslipidaemia, musculoskeletal
diseases,etc.