Can Heart Attack Be Prevented?

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Dr. Anil Grover

Posted By : Dr. Anil Grover - MD, DM(Cardiology), FISC

Posted On : May 27, 2012 (Views : 2178)

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Prevention depends upon risk factors which are listed as follows:



Modifiable



1. Smoking



2. Diabetes 



3. High Blood pressure 



4. High bad cholesterol and low good cholesterol 



5. Stress and type A personality



6. Obesity and sedentary life style



7. Folic Acid deficiency in elderly



 



Non Modifiable 



1. Family history of heart disease. 



2. Being a male (ill 45 years, after risk is equal)



3. Increasing age 



6. High Lipoprotein a 


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