Setting and study population the study was based in gondar, a city of 200,000 inhabitants it is the third largest city in ethiopia and one of the major cities of the state of amhara, located 800 km from the capital addis ababa. Stroke: the silent killer for one thing, some patients get nervous and their blood pressure shoots up just from coming to a doctor's office outside readings give physicians a better sense of. The american college of cardiology proposes that sitting for long stretches may be just as bad for your cardiovascular health as smoking.
Harmful effects of smoking doan thi huong thao baiu08155 international university hcmc academic english 2 bien thi thanh mai instructor may 17, 2010 abstract smoking is known to be a primary cause of harmful effects on health, family, environment and society. For tobacco smoking only, hiv-positive men were 46% more likely and women 90% more likely to smoke than individuals who did not have hiv however, the proportion of hiv positive men who smoke was much higher at 244%, than that of hiv positive women who smoke at 13. High blood pressure (hypertension) is a common but dangerous condition get information about high blood pressure from the cdc high blood pressure is called the “silent killer” because it often has no warning signs or symptoms, and many people do not know they have it.
High blood pressure, a silent killer did you know the american heart association now considers high blood pressure (hypertension) 130/80 mm hg and higher the optimal blood pressure for people 20 years and older is 120/80 mm hg or lower. Hydrogenated oils are silent killers, read why, extensive article with numerous research studies,dl dewey was the first journalist to report on the dangers of these oils in 1996, updated continously food for thought. Smoking is one of the largest causes of cancer and we are told to quit in order to lower our risk of cancer what might surprise you is the fact that tobacco is not the only dangerous substance you are inhaling when you are smoking. Harm to blood circulation start at by smoking, and veins and arteries get hard, narrow, and also get coated by fat deposits this can then lead to problems such as cold skin, ulcer, cramps, pain and blockages in veins which can cause a stroke and heart attack. Did you know that one in three american adults has high blood pressure that number may surprise you according to a report from the american heart association, high blood pressure contributes to nearly 1,000 deaths per day for this reason, it’s important to have your blood pressure checked regularly — and get treatment if you have high blood pressure(1) what causes high blood pressure.
In the news: dangers of anti-inflammatory meds by james p meschino, dc, ms in the sept 27, 2011 posting of the biomedical central journal: family practice, rj adams and colleagues commented on concerns raised by the common prescribing of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications, particularly with respect to their important and sometimes fatal adverse side effects. Tobacco smoking is the practice of smoking tobacco and inhaling tobacco smoke (consisting of particle and gaseous phases) (a more broad definition may include simply taking tobacco smoke into the mouth, and then releasing it, as is done by some with tobacco pipes and cigars) the practice is believed to have begun as early as 5000–3000 bc. The silent killer is nicotine straight from the tobacco plant the american indians were the first people known to cultivate and use tobacco it was inhaled, smoked, and chewed as early as 100 ce (ad), but has become more widespread since the early 1500's.
The effects of smoking are far reaching and numerous long-term smoking can damage the body beyond repair surgeries may result in disfigurement and amputation. Still, she says, the risk factors for a silent heart attack are the same as those for a recognized heart attack, and include high blood pressure, high cholesterol, smoking, family history of heart disease, obesity and age. Chewing tobacco, snuff, or smokeless tobacco effects health adversely with oral cancers, gum disease, tooth decay (cavities), tooth loss, and bad breath learn how to quit chewing tobacco, the side effects of chewing tobacco, and how mouth cancer can arise from chewing tobacco.
Dangers to health equipment you should also try to avoid lifts in businesses and malls in case you get stuck in it during load carbon monoxide is known as a “silent killer” it is an. High blood pressure and metabolic syndrome (insulin resistance syndrome) metabolic syndrome is a group of risk factors, including high blood pressure, that raises risk of heart disease, diabetes, stroke and other health problems.
With increasing general awareness about the ill-effects of smoking, many smokers have quit while more than 50% of the smokers have given up on smoking, only 34% of mentally ill americans have done so. High blood pressure (hypertension) is known as the silent killer since it has no initial symptoms, but can lead to long-term disease and complications many individuals have high blood pressure , but do not know it. Every year, smoking kills more than 276,000 men and 142,000 women (centers for disease control and prevention smoking-attributable mortality and years of potential life lost--united states, 1990.