Have you ever heard a news or read a report about people slumping and dying? This is a major issue of concern in literally every part of the world but it's more severe in places or Countries with harsh economic conditions because people need money to go for regular checkups. Adults are the ones at a higher risk of slumping and dying and as such should take the information contained in this piece seriously.
In this article, we are going to have a look at some of the major reasons why people slump and die. If you have been wondering what is the cause of this terrible and saddening situation, just allow this article educate you. Sit tight and enjoy this piece whilst learning something new.
What Are The Main Reasons Why People Slump And Die?
1. Hypertension; I am certain you have heard of hypertension? This is a slow and silent killer and the most unfortunate aspect is that, people who are hypertensive, don't notice any symptoms unless they intentionally check their blood pressure. It is for this reason that you should endeavour to check your blood pressure regularly as you start aging so you don't fall under the category of people who slumped and lost consciousness suddenly.
2. Diabetes; this is another reason why people suddenly slump and die. Diabetes is a health condition that arises when the body is unable to regulate the sugar or glucose in the blood. When this happens, the person automatically becomes at a higher risk of suffering heart attack, organ failure and so many other health problems that can cause sudden slumping and dying. It is for this reason that people who are suffering from diabetes are always advised to adhere to the instructions of the doctor and the medical professionals to keep their blood sugar level at a normal state.
3. Cardiac Arrest; this is another reason why some people slump and die especially adults. Cardiac arrest is different from heart attack or heart failure, it is a medical emergency that arises when the electric movement of the heart suddenly stops. There are various reasons for this and some of the reasons are caused by lifestyle factors. Excessive smoking or intake of alcohol can raise a person's chances of having a cardiac arrest. This is a leading cause of sudden death amongst adult.
What To Do In Order to Avert This Problem?
The first and most important thing to note is the need to always see your doctor or run some tests on yourself. As you start growing older, endeavour to go for medical checkups both for potential heart issues, diabetes and also blood pressure. This is the only assured way of averting this terrible situation.
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