by DES Daughter
Avoid High Cholesterol a Risk Factor for Heart Diseases
Is your cholesterol level high or low? Are you continuously having foods that contain a high degree of cholesterol? It’s advisable to avoid such foods that do have higher level of cholesterol. Though many people think that cholesterol is necessary for body still one should not have more than what exactly is required otherwise it can lead to diseases related to heart. Hence it is important to avoid foods that have got high cholesterol because foods having high cholesterol can be a risk factor for people. It’s not just food even a person can have high degree of cholesterol due to stress at home, at work and may be at play. The fact of the matter is high level of cholesterol can lead your way to the heart attack, or stroke so you need to start worrying about it till it becomes too late. But what if you already have high cholesterol level, you should not be worried because there are ways to treat cholesterol level or better still prevent it. In order to prevent it best thing is to go for exercises, giving up smoking and controlling your weight.
If you are careless about your food habits and are not aware of the consequences, they have to definitely face heart failure problem. Coronary heart illness arises due to the blocked heart as a consequence preventing blood getting into it. This can make the situation critical since the blood stops flowing, thus heart muscles will die that can lead people to have heart attacks. And the moment heart will fail to pump blood normally; such a condition is known as heart failure. Heart failure doesn’t necessarily mean that the heart has failed. It causes weakening of the cardiovascular system. Therefore Heart failure progresses by underlying heart injury or inappropriate responses of the body to heart impairment. It is a progressive disorder that must be managed in regard to not only the state of the heart, but the condition of the circulation, lungs, neuroendocrine system and other organs as well. One should take proper care of his or her heart in order to prevent failure of heart functions.
There are different types of heart diseases and among them coronary artery disease is the one where coronary arteries becomes clogged as a result of atherosclerosis. It means building up of fat and cholesterol on the walls of arteries which restricts blood flow. If not treated this kind of blockage can lead to serious repercussions like Angina, or chest pain and pressure that can amount to a heart attack will occur when there is a complete blockage and the blood flow is totally stopped. Coronary heart disease is a common cause of sudden death. There are number of things that are responsible for coronary artery disease and these are smoking or being overweight is a common cause and even lack of vitamin C can lead to the development of this situation. And a patient who is in this situation has suffered terrible from multiple heart attacks. The best way to avoid such a situation is to reduce the amount of cholesterol in your body and avoid smoking. Still if the condition is not good it’s better that you go to a heart center and consult cardiologist to get the necessary treatments done.