Karzan Omar - Prevalence of Hypertension among Young and Adults in the Kurdistan Region

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 Farah   R. Saleh, Razhan S.Othman, Karzan A.   Omar. Prevalence   of Hypertension among Young and Adults in the Kurdistan   Region. Journal   of Chemical, Biological and Physical Sciences. 2016, 6(2),   344-350.


    Hypertension, commonly known as high blood pressure, is a major   risk factor
    for cardiovascular disease and kidney failure in many young   adults. Control of
    hypertension is associated with a larger reduction in morbidity   and mortality in younger
    compared with the elderly. The purpose of this study is estimate   the number of young
    adult people that having hypertension in the Kurdistan region.   The causes and reduces of
    hypertension have been studied by changing lifestyle that made by   the patient
    to reduce their hypertension and to be aware of their compliance   with treatment. All
    participants were under 40 years old and already they have been   diagnosed with
    hypertension in Shaqlawa Hospital- Kurdistan region / Iraq. From   the results can
    be observed that the most common causes of hypertension was   chronic exposure to stress
    with people who migrated from their origin places and people   suffering from the bad
    economic situation. At the same time reduces of hypertension have   been observed in the
    Kurdistan region people by changing their nutrition habits as   well as using herbs and

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