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Causes of Heart disease

Heart disease Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to Heart disease:

Heart disease Causes: Risk Factors

The following medical statistics relate to risk factors for Heart disease:

  • Physical inactivity doubles the risk of heart disease (World Heart Federation Fact-Sheet, 2002)
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Race Patterns for Heart disease Causes:

Racial Information for Heart disease: Heart disease affects women of all racial and ethnic groups, as well as women with other illnesses, such as diabetes.... (Source: excerpt from HEART AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE: NWHIC) ...more »

Heart disease Causes: Male-Female Gender Ratio

Gender Profile of Heart disease: Heart disease and stroke are major health problems for women. Heart disease alone is the... (Source: excerpt from Fact Sheet Heart Disease and Stroke in Women: NWHIC) ...more »

Heart disease: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Heart disease, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Heart disease:

Heart disease: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Heart disease: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Heart disease:

Causes of Broader Categories of Heart disease: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Heart disease as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Heart disease as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Heart disease. Our database lists the following as having Heart disease as a complication of that condition:

Heart disease as a symptom:

Conditions listing Heart disease as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Heart disease. Our database lists the following as having Heart disease as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Heart disease:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Heart disease as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.


Drug interactions causing Heart disease:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Heart disease as a symptom.

The list below is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Semprex-D and over-the-counter drugs that relieve cold symptoms interaction
  • Trinalin Repetabs and over-the-counter drugs that relieve cold symptoms interaction
  • Brofed Liquid and over-the-counter drugs that relieve cold symptoms interaction
  • Bromfed and over-the-counter drugs that relieve cold symptoms interaction
  • Bromfed-PD and over-the-counter drugs that relieve cold symptoms interaction
  • more interactions...»

What causes Heart disease?

Article excerpts about the causes of Heart disease:
Recent research also shows that the level of homocysteine in the blood is affected by the consumption of three vitamins--folic acid and vitamins B6 and B12. People who consume less than the recommended daily amounts of these vitamins are more likely to have higher homocysteine levels. Recommended daily amounts are as follows: 400 micrograms of folic acid, 2 milligrams of B6, and 6 micrograms of B12. (Source: excerpt from NHLBI Heart Disease & Women Are You At Risk: NHLBI)

Medical news summaries relating to Heart disease:

The following medical news items are relevant to causes of Heart disease:

Related information on causes of Heart disease:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Heart disease may be found in:

 

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