Today is World Heart Day. The heart is one of the most vital organs in your body that requires care and attention in order to stay healthy. That’s why today, we will celebrate all seniors who are living with a heart condition, working hard to survive through their disease and overcome it so they can stay active and invincible.
The coronavirus, directly as well as indirectly, has contributed to the increasing heart-related problems. Being stuck at home once can develop issues like high blood pressure, high blood sugar, gaining excess weight, all due to the lifestyle we are now leading. Ordering in junk food and not getting much exercise has become a way of life almost. All of this is contributing towards increased risk of heart attacks.
Additionally, increased risk of blood clotting and heart attack is also possible if one contracts COVID-19, or it could be a post-recovery complication. Thus, the coronavirus has had a direct impact on heart health as well.
Live better, Live longer. Our heart health is in our own hands, the earlier we realize this the better it is.