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How does lifestyle affect the development of coronary heart disease?

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Dr. Nassir Azimi
Interventional Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Multiple factors

Lifestyle can contribute to developing coronary heart disease.
Smoking is a big risk factor for developing cad. Inactivity and lack of excercise along with poor eating habits can also contribute. Not adhering to a medication regimen for diabetic or those with high cholesterol or blood pressure further adds to the risk.

In brief: Multiple factors

Lifestyle can contribute to developing coronary heart disease.
Smoking is a big risk factor for developing cad. Inactivity and lack of excercise along with poor eating habits can also contribute. Not adhering to a medication regimen for diabetic or those with high cholesterol or blood pressure further adds to the risk.
Dr. Nassir Azimi
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Dr. Alon Gitig
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Numerous ways

It is well known that smoking, obesity, and lack of exercise can contribute to coronary disease, in part through effects on blood pressure and diabetes, and in part via more direct effects on the arteries.
Stress can sometimes play a role in this in predisposed individuals.

In brief: Numerous ways

It is well known that smoking, obesity, and lack of exercise can contribute to coronary disease, in part through effects on blood pressure and diabetes, and in part via more direct effects on the arteries.
Stress can sometimes play a role in this in predisposed individuals.
Dr. Alon Gitig
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