Panda — the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Asian Heart Institute, Mumbai — listed out quite a few well being dangers to which girls could also be prone.
Women are at better danger than males for a bunch of ailments and situations together with coronary heart illness and melancholy, medical professional Dr Ramakant Panda stated on the event of International Women’s Day.
In a video shared on Facebook, Panda — the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Asian Heart Institute, Mumbai — listed out quite a few well being dangers to which girls could also be prone.
Women with diabetes usually tend to develop coronary heart illness than males with diabetes, Panda famous. “Diabetes alters the way you feel pain. This can put you at greater risk of having a silent heart attack — without symptoms,” he stated.
Also, Panda famous that stress and melancholy have an effect on girls’s hearts greater than these of males. High blood stress or diabetes throughout being pregnant also can enhance the mom’s long-term danger of hypertension and diabetes.
“Smoking is a greater risk factor for heart disease in women than it is in men,” Panda additional famous.
Low ranges of estrogen after menopause pose a major danger of creating illness, particularly attributable to smaller blood vessels, he remarked.
International Women’s Day, marked yearly on 8 March, is a worldwide day which celebrates the social, financial, cultural and political achievements of ladies. The day additionally marks a name to motion for accelerating gender parity.