Major Risk Factors of Heart Disease
Considering the busyness and the lifestyle that the urban population follows, it is more vulnerable to this disease. Several risk factors can influence heart ailment. They include gender, age, hypertension (high BP), physical inactivity, high cholesterol, obesity, family history, diabetes, air pollution, stress, smoking, and alcohol consumption. Though the factors like age, family history, and gender are completely uncontrollable, you can control the remaining ones to a great degree by incorporating healthy means of living. Let us go through the major risk factors of heart disease to understand the ways to control them in the following part.