Heart Disease Research Paper

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Heart diseases are a long term effect that workaholics face due to the unhealthy lifestyle they have chosen.“Many forms of heart disease can be prevented or treated with healthy lifestyle choices” (Mayo Clinic Staff). There are several different types of heart diseases such as heart failure, heart attack, stroke, cardiac arrest and many more. Signs of different heart diseases are pain in the neck, upper abdomen or back, pain, numbness, weakness or coldness in their legs or arms, shortness of breath, and chest pains. Their body will ache if they work it too hard with little sleep and rest which is why they have chest, back, and limb pains and it can also cause them to be numb or really weak. All these complications are often deadly and are some of the leading causes of death in the United States each year. Over 1.5 million people suffer from heart diseases such as strokes and heart attacks each year and about 800,000 people die from it. Workaholics put themselves to risk of death when they work themselves to much.…show more content…
Stress can cause weakening in the immune system, this weakening allows disease to enter your body at a faster rate with little protection. Whenever you get sick, we are supposed to take some medicine to help fight the disease or virus and to do that we need to get plenty of rest. Workaholics are constantly compelled to work so even when they are sick, they will still continue to work. This makes the sickness worse and can make it very dangerous to your health. It makes you even more sick than you were to begin with and it will keep getting worst and worst until you take the time away from work to rest and heal up

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