lifestyle disease


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lifestyle disease

n
(Pathology) a disease that potentially can be prevented by changes in diet, environment, and lifestyle, such as heart disease, stroke, obesity, and osteoporosis
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He said due to rising obesity among children, boys and girls are also getting diabetics and hypertensive as new onset of diabetes or new cases of type-II, which is lifestyle disease, is increasing during last few years.
Fatimi who also heads the Heart, Lungs and Vascular service line at AKUH, mentioning that CVD, often referred to as lifestyle disease, is a general term for all diseases of the heart and circulation, including coronary heart disease, angina, heart attack, congenital heart disease and stroke.
Often referred to as lifestyle disease, CVD, which is a general term for all diseases of the heart and circulation, including coronary heart disease, angina, heart attack, congenital heart disease and stroke, is associated to the growing problems of obesity, unhealthy eating habits, diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and high levels of tobacco use in the country.
Often referred to as lifestyle disease, cardiovascular disease, which is a general term for all diseases relating to the heart and circulation, including coronary heart disease, angina, heart attack, congenital heart disease and stroke, is associated with the growing problems of obesity, unhealthy eating habits, diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and high levels of tobacco use in the country.
" Cancer is becoming a major lifestyle disease. Cases of breast cancer have gone up in past few years which is a source of major concern.
Neeraj Sharma(Orthopedic lifestyle diseases specialist) said, A lifestyle disease associated with the way a person or group of people lives like Backache , Osteoporosis and Arthritis so people should do regular exercise and quit smoking and Dr.
Diabetes is often called a lifestyle disease, and now a new study from the University of Missouri-Columbia (MU) verifies that a lifestyle change brings strong improvements.
This study also confirms a prevailing theorty that Type II diabetes is a "lifestyle disease" -- one that's been linked to the sedentary lifestyle and high-calorie diets typical of most industrialized societies, adds coauthor Ralph S.
Tribune News Network Doha Ahead of the World Diabetes Day on November 14, the Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has lined up month-long activities to increase awareness on the lifestyle disease and promote research in the field.
Tokyo, Japan, Nov 28, 2007 - (JCN Newswire) - Mobile Healthcare Inc., a leading global healthcare solutions provider offering real-time mobile solutions in the areas of chronic and lifestyle disease management, is proud to announce that it was one of this year's six finalists for the GES (Global Entrepolis@Singapore) Award, presented by The Wall Street Journal Asia in association with the Economic Development Board of Singapore.
"However, the fatty liver - which is a lifestyle disease - is not restricted to Emiratis.
Talking about the link between inactivity and lifestyle diseases he said: "When we see patients that are brought in for emergency cases such as heart attacks, more often than not, these patients have one or more lifestyle disease such as obesity and hypertension which is a trigger for cardiovascular disease.