It is the leading cause of death in both developed and developing countries, including Thailand. Coronary Artery Heart Disease, in particular, is the most common form of heart disease and is a major cause of death worldwide.
Men aged between 35-60 years old have higher risk of Coronary Heart Disease than women.
Working population aged between 35-60 years old is at higher risk of Coronary Heart Disease. More than 81 millions American are affected by heart disease or other related disease.
In America, of all the people diagnosed of Coronary Heart Disease, 38 million were aged 60 and over, about 1 out of 6 American dies from the disease each year. Coronary Heart Disease was the No.1 cause of death in the United States in 2006 (Statistic from Natl Vital Stat Rep. 2009; 57-1-80)
About 2,300 Americans died from Coronary Heart Disease each day, an average of one death every 38 seconds.
Severe fatigue and tiredness during exercise, not a previous symptom – even with light exercise.
Chest Pain, discomfort, pressure, heaviness, or pain in the center of the chest. Generally experienced during exercise when the heart has to work harder.
Heart Failure – Occurs when your heart isn’t strong enough to pump blood around your body effectively.