Hypertension and Obesity

Hypertension refers to the pressure that blood applies to the inner walls of the arteries. Obesity increases the chances of cardiovascular disease. The individual session in this focuses on obesity-related cardiovascular disease, its interaction with the outcomes of hypertension, risk factors, treatment and management of cardiovascular disease. Obesity-associated arterial hypertension is characterized by activation of the sympathetic system, activation of the renin-angiotensin system, and sodium retention, among different abnormalities. It's calculable that excess weight accounted for about twenty-sixth of cases of cardiovascular disease in men and twenty-eighth in ladies, and for about twenty third of cases of the coronary cardiovascular disease in men and 15 % in ladies. Obese people have a rise in adipose tissue that will increase their tube resistance and successively will increase the work the heart must do to pump blood throughout the body. Anti-hypertension medications ought to be started if hypertension is diagnosed. But, with weight-loss, a major fall in force per unit area could allow a decrease within the range of medicines taken or decrease the quantity of medication taken. Prevention would be better than any drug.

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