Males’s Well being Week is June 13-19 2022, aimed to boost consciousness about vital well being points impacting males and boys.
Do you know?
In response to Well being Canada, males are twice as probably as ladies to endure a coronary heart assault.
Do you know?
In response to Well being Canada, males are newly identified with coronary heart illness about 10 years youthful than ladies (55-64 years vs 65-74 years)
What’s coronary heart illness?
Coronary heart illness is a time period to explain quite a few situations affecting the guts together with coronary artery and vascular illness because of hardening of the arteries (reason for most coronary heart assaults and angina), rhythm issues (arrhythmias), structural coronary heart abnormalities, and coronary heart failure.
What are some widespread causes of coronary heart illness in males?
How are you going to scale back your danger of coronary heart illness?
What else are you able to do to scale back your danger of coronary heart illness?
- Speak to your physician or pharmacist about your danger of and administration of hypertension, diabetes and excessive ldl cholesterol. All are contributing components to danger of coronary heart illness.
What are the highest 5 causes of demise for males in Canada?
In response to Statistics Canada (2020) the main causes of demise have been:
- Coronary heart ailments
- Unintentional accidents (accidents)
- Cerebrovascular ailments (strokes, hemorrhages)