Top
10
Doctor insights on: At What Age Does Cardiovascular Disease Begin

Share
1

1
What are the most common ages during which people get cardiovascular disease?

What are the most common ages during which people get cardiovascular disease?

Any time : Babies with congenital problems. Young adults with alcohol or drug abuse over forty with atherosclerosis and hyper lipidemia and diabetes. But any age is possib!e with bad choices: smoking, obesity, sedentary life. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Bennett Werner
2,769 doctors shared insights

Heart Diseases (Definition)

Heart disease is a condition in which a person has problems within his or her vascular system and heart, which includes both congenital birth defects and problems acquired later. Examples of heart disease include clogging (atherosclerosis) of the coronary (heart) arteries, heart attacks (obstructions of the arteries), damaged heart valves, heart muscle failure, and viral infections of the heart. Some major causes of heart disease include genetics, smoking, hypertension, high ...Read more


2

2
What are some treatments to reverse cardiovascular diseases in age 30-50?

What are some treatments to reverse cardiovascular diseases in age 30-50?

Healthy life choices: It is extremely difficult to reverse cardiovascular diseases. The best one can do is monitor diet, excercise and pay attention to blood pressure, cholesterol, weight and habits. One very important step for smokers is to quit early. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
What can you do to prevent cardiovascular disease as approach old age?

What can you do to prevent cardiovascular disease as approach old age?

Diet & exercise: A healthy diet , vegetarian being ideal, and abstaining from smoking and alcohol, plus getting a minimum of 20 minutes moderate exercise plus ideally sunshine and fresh air. ...Read more

4

4
What is cardiovascular disease, ?

What is cardiovascular disease, ?

Heart disease: A cardiovascular problem is generally related to having a heart disease. A heart disease is a cardiovascular problem. Cardio means heart, vascular means blood vessel system. They are a continuum. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
What are some cardiovascular diseases?

What are some cardiovascular diseases?

Much diverse disease: By definition, cardiovascular disease implies abnormal & dysfunctional processes involving the heart itself or blood vessels including arteries & veins. These can be congenital, genetic, or acquired, the latter from lifestyle choices. Infectious or traumatic causes, even bystander injury from other primary diseases can be present. The nature & location of the process affects symptoms & outcomes. ...Read more

8

8
What's included in cardiovascular diseases?

What's included in cardiovascular diseases?

Cardiac diseases: Diseases of the heart such as its vessels, valves, heart muscle and it's coverings, it's electrical system as well as diseases of the vessels such as aorta, pulmonary artery to name a few. Pediatric cardiology applies to inborn heart diseases and problems unique to babies and children. ...Read more

9

9
What does occult cardiovascular disease mean?

Hidden: Occult disease is asymptomatic or sub-clinical such as an aneurysm that one has that ruptures but the patient had no signs or symptoms before rupture. That would be an occult aneurysm. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
What are some common cardiovascular diseases?

Atherosclerosis: Heart disease myocardial infarction valvular regurgitation valvular stenosis pericarditis perpheral arterial or venous or lymphatic disease and obstruction pvd with claudication and so many others. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Janice Alexander
1 doctor shared a insight

Cardiovascular (Definition)

Cardiovascular is a general term that refers to all the components of the blood delivery system in the body such as the ...Read more


Dr. Creighton Wright
3,003 doctors shared insights

Cardiovascular Diseases (Definition)

Cardiovascular diseases refer to the diseases of the ...Read more