HEART DISEASE

BY:ISAAC HANKE

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AFFECTS THE BODY

Heart Disease can affect your how body. I can affect your boby becouse your blood could stop pumping arond your body. If your blood stoped you would die really quick

Symptoms

  • Chest pain (angina)
  • Shortness of breath
  • Pain, numbness, weakness or coldness in your legs or arms if the blood vessels in those parts of your body are narrowed
  • Pain in the neck, jaw, throat, upper abdomen or back

Causes

  • The right side of the heart, comprising the right atrium and ventricle, collects and pumps blood to the lungs through the pulmonary arteries.
  • The lungs refresh the blood with a new supply of oxygen. The lungs also breathe out carbon dioxide, a waste product.
  • Oxygen-rich blood then enters the left side of the heart, comprising the left atrium and ventricle.
  • The left side of the heart pumps blood through the aorta to supply tissues throughout the body with oxygen and nutrients.

TYPES

  • Cardiomyopathies (diseases that damage the heart muscles)
  • Coronary Artery Disease.
  • Diabetes.
  • Diseases of the Heart Valves.
  • Heart Defects present at Birth.
  • High Blood Pressure.
  • Lung Disease such as Emphysema.
  • Past Heart Attacks.
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TREATMENT

  • Lifestyle changes
  • Medications
  • Medical procedures or surgery

FACTS

  • 611,105 death are by heart disease
  • Statistic so that 50% of people will get heart disease
  • It can be coaused by a lot of stuff