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Top 3 Deadliest Diseases that people around us are suffering, Covid-19 is not among

Many a times, we see our health advantage as no or nothing to Praise about. But sincerely speaking, people with good health have the best Gift in the world.

Covid-19 pandemic as many may know is not among the deadliest disease in the world, we live with people suffering one of the deadliest disease but we don't have the knowledge that the very disease is deadly than the Noval Virus.

Here, I have 3 names of Diseases people around us are suffering which is more deadly than most diseases including the Covid-19 pandemic that have killed over 500 thousands people worldwide.

1. Coronary artery Disease, or Ischemic heart disease.

Coronary artery Disease is the deadliest disease in the world. As of 2015, it killed over 8.8 million people in the world and up till now, it is still the leading cause of death, mortality rates in many countries.

Socioeconomic changes, addiction, and life span are one of the leading cause of the Disease in lives of many. It is not contagious but comes in-Between depending on some factors like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, smoking, family history of CAD, diabetes, being overweight.

2. Stroke

We often see people suffering of Stroke among us, especially aged people in our society. But we don't regard it as a core disease.

It will interest you to be aware that 6.2 million recorded deaths were noted as a cause of Stroke in 2015. Stroke happens when the brain artery is blocked or leaks. thereby causing slowdown of oxygen in the brain.

The ill functionality of the brain causes brain cells to be dying gradually within 60 seconds.

Smoking, high blood pressure are one of the leading cause of Stroke in people. 

3. Lower Respiratory infection

We often see people suffering of lower respiratory infection but we do see it as an ordinary disease. The Disease caused by Viruses and some bacterial killed more than 3.2 million people in the world as of last 5 years and it's spread is still numerous.

A weak immune system, smoking and asthma, HIV are risk factors that can cause one to have the Disease.

The above mentioned diseases are 6 times greater than the Noval Virus in disaster. Reports has it that, 587,000 people have died due to Covid-19 complications and it cannot be compared in morality rate with the three mentioned diseases.

It means that as we are wearing our Mask and maintaining preventive measures to curb widespread of Covid-19, let also adhere to healthy lifestyle by keeping off smoking and other dangerous activities that can cause coronary artery Disease, Stroke and lower respiratory infection.

Let's stay safe and Stay Healthy.


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