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Doing this could harm your heart

The human heart is one of the most important organ of the body one can't live or survive without a functioning heart. Which is why the heart most be taking care of.

The heart is an organ that pumps blood to all part of the body through the circulatory system. It supplies Oxygen and Nutrients to the various tissues and also removes carbon dioxide and other wastes.

Lifestyle and factors that could affect your heart

1. High blood pressure

Eating too much salt, too much alcohol intake and also being overweight can contribute to high blood pressure and heart disease it's advice we reduce the intake of much salt and alcohol and also engage in exercise. Also sometimes high blood pressure runs in families.

2. Cholesterol

Our body need cholesterol to build body cell's but high cholesterol level can increase your risk of Heart disease. Cholesterol can develop fatty deposit in your blood vessels this deposit grows with time and prevents flow of blood through the arteries

3. Smoking

Smoking is one of the leading factors that affects our hearts. The chemicals in the tobacco smoke harms our blood cells, can also affect the function of one's heart, the structure and also the blood vessels. This damages can increase your risk of getting atherosclerosis, atherosclerosis is a disease in which a waxy substance called plaque builds up in the arteries.

4. Lack of exercise and Overweight

lack of proper exercise increase your risk of high blood pressure, blood clots, heart attack, stroke, in can leads to being overweight and also other heart issues. Proper exercise can help you keep a normal cholesterol level.

This are few factors that could affect our heart and overall health.

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