Disease, High Blood Cholesterol And Brain Diseases

990 WordsNov 5, 20144 Pages
Diseases or health conditions are more so present in certain familiars than in others. Some are developed through environmental factors, lifestyle, genetics, and overall health wellness. Diseases can take different forms and occur at different stages of life. They can affect certain ages and genders. Through education and proper medical procedures most of them could be prevented and treated. The diseases that will be discussed further are: Hashimoto’s disease, high blood cholesterol, and brain diseases such as an aneurysm a stroke. Hashimoto’s disease or also known as chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis is directly correlated to the thyroid gland: meaning that it is autoimmune deficiency disease. The thyroid is apart of the endocrine system…show more content…
The causes of this Hashimoto’s are still unknown; some doctors believe its origin is through the trigger of a virus or infection, while others assume that it is genetics flaws are involved. Unfortunately there are no specific preventative measures that could avoid this disease. However, knowing the symptoms ahead of time has an advantage. The sooner you recognize and catch this disease the sooner treatment can be applicable. This could be also known as primary prevention, being educated about the disease and how it can affect ones life. Cholesterol’s literal definition is “a waxy, fat-like substance that’s found in all cells of the body.” Lipoproteins are what travel throughout the blood in the body. Each are comprised of a small package that contains either low-density lipoprotein (LDL) or high-density lipoprotein (HDL). LDL is referred
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