Are you at risk of HEART DISEASE?
A) Non-preventable risk factors:
❗ Gender: Men have greater risk as compared to women.
❗ Age: Over 80% of patients with heart disease are aged 65 or more.
❗ Family history/ Genetic: those with a parent or sibling who has/had atherosclerosis and heart disease have a much higher risk of developing it.
B) Preventable risk factors:
⚠ Obesity and overweight
⚠ Elevated levels of triglyceride in the blood
⚠ High level of LDL cholesterol (“bad cholesterol”)
⚠ Low level of HDL cholesterol (“good cholesterol”)
⚠ High blood pressure
Time to Care for Your Heart ❤
Do you know Natural Hawthorn Herb & Omega-3 Fatty Acid are unique ingredients for a healthier heart?
Hawthorn extract are traditionally used for
❤ Dilating coronary arteries to improve heart blood supply to the heart.
❤ Helps to lower blood pressure.
❤ Helps to increase oxygen utilisation by the heart and alleviate angina.
❤ Helps to strengthen heart muscles and improves its ability to contract.
❤ Stabilises irregular heartbeat.
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Protect your heart with Omega-3 Fatty Acid
❤ Benefits of Omega-3 Fatty Acids ❤
❤ Blood fat (triglycerides). Fish oil supplements can lower elevated triglyceride levels. 2-4 grams of EPA+DHA per day can lower triglyceride levels between 20% and 40%.
❤ Rheumatoid arthritis. A number of studies have found that fish oil supplements [EPA+DHA] significantly reduced stiffness and joint pain. Omega-3 supplements also seem to boost the effectiveness of anti-inflammatory drugs.
❤ Depression. Studies have shown that Omega-3 fatty acids can improve the symptoms of depression and bipolar disorder.
❤ Alzheimer's disease and dementia. Omega-3s may help to prevent both conditions and age-associated memory impairment.
This information is provided by Groway for education purposes only. It should not be used to substitute medical diagnosis.