The high prevalence of non-communicable diseases in the country can be attributed to diet, sedentary lifestyle, stress and genetic factors.
According to the European Society of Cardiology around one in three women have hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, globally.
Hypertension or high blood pressure is an important modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular diseases.
BPH is not always linked to ageing and hypertension and BPH are closely associated with each other, despite being diverse disease entities.
In India almost 30 per cent of adults have hypertension, and an alarmingly high number are unaware of their condition.
Emerging trends suggest that children are becoming prone to the cardiac disease as well, especially amid the Covid-19 outbreak.
Poor lifestyle due to sedentary jobs, lack of physical activities and unhealthy eating practices and so on leave youngsters' bodies stressed like never before.