Health Is The Most Important Thing

1490 WordsDec 19, 20156 Pages
Health is the most important thing is this world. Throughout the world one topic that is constantly mentioned is physical, mental health care. Having nowhere to turn while your health may not be up to par can make it hard for someone to live. As of right now the worst life expectancy country is Sierra Leone. In Sierra a human is not expected to live past the age 46 according to the World Health Organization. One of the reason why the life expectancy is so low is because due to wars that made the economy demolish carrying down the health car system. The people in Sierra do not have access to the most basic health care, due to this many people turn towards drugs. One of the major factors for a health care system in countries is the status of…show more content…
This is a problem because 55.3 die each year total so that means non-contagious diseases total of 65 percent of all deaths throughout the world. These non-contagious diseases can include things such as cardiovascular diseases, different types of cancers, respiratory diseases, and diabetes. Cardiovascular diseases account for most of the non-contagious diseases at a total of 17.5 million people a year. Cardiovascular disease can include many different problems; one of the more common ones is called atherosclerosis, which is the build up of plaque in the walls of the arteries. Once this plaque builds up it will make it difficult for blood to flow through the arteries and can lead to things such as heart attack, or ischemic stroke. These diseases are life threating and even if the victim does survive the procedures they will be faced with life style changes including medications on the daily and not being able to do daily task. Cancers are probably on of the most sympathetic diseases due to the fact that there is no known true cure to it. The current death toll of cancer deaths throughout the world is at 8.2 million annually. There are many different types of cancer while some can be prevented most are fatal. The current worst form of cance is lung or bronchial cancer which is at a 792,000 deaths. Smoking and the use of fifferent tabacco products are the leading cause for it. This form of cancer usually attacks between the ages 55 and 65 according to the
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