HYBRID EVENT: You can participate in person at Paris, France or Virtually from your home or work.

2nd Edition of International Heart Congress

June 20-22,2024 | Hybrid Event

June 20 -22, 2024 | Paris, France

Hypertension and Obesity

Hypertension and Obesity

Hypertension is a condition in which the blood pressure is elevated than normal i.e more than 120/80 mmHg. It is a very serious medical condition that remarkably increases the risks of heart, brain, kidney, and other diseases. 

Obesity: It is a condition in which excessive abnormal fat gets accumulated in the body. A person having a Body mass index of more than 30.00 is considered obese. Excessive body weight increases the risk the chance of hypertension associated with conditions like stroke, heart disease, and end-stage organ damage, which are major causes of death and disability. It can be prevented by regular exercise, maintaining a healthy weight, eat a well-balanced diet, improving sleep routine, and reducing stress.
Causes of obesity include:

  • Sedentary lifestyle
  • Genetic
  • Physiological influences
  • Unhealthy diet
  • Drugs like steroid hormones and Drugs used to treat psychiatric conditions
  • Pregnancy
  • Lack of sleep, etc
Committee Members
Speaker at International Heart Congress 2024 - Gustavo Knop

Gustavo Knop

Mayo Clinic, United States
Speaker at International Heart Congress 2024 - Timothy F Christian

Timothy F Christian

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, United States
Speaker at International Heart Congress 2024 - Shuping Zhong

Shuping Zhong

Keck School of Medicine, United States

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