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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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.
The community should be educated on lifestyle disease causes and prevention in order to reduce their risk of developing the diseases.
A Kenyan cardiologist told a medical conference recently that the saddest tragedy is when people come into hospital at the last stages of a lifestyle disease having succumbed to strokes, suffering hardened arteries, or even failed kidneys, advanced cancers and other diseases.
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.
In Japan, patients with dyslipidemia, a lifestyle disease, are on an increasing trend, stimulating demand for hypercholesteremia treatments including Lochol.
The high levels of antioxidants in natural food products enable them to mitigate lifestyle disease risks.
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.
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.
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.