Knowing your heart health number is as important as leading a healthy lifestyle. Most of the chronic diseases including coronary heart disease can be asymptomatic until one day, you are sent to the hospital with chest pain, or suffering from a cardiac arrest caused by untreated persistent high blood pressure and cholesterol build up that blocks or narrows arteries. However, most of the contributing factors can be assessed through regular health check.
So what kind of health numbers shall we look into? We will focus on two important numbers – blood pressure and cholesterol levels, which are believed to be crucial factors in determining your heart health. In this section, you will be able to access some of the health check items that may suit your own needs. Let’s click now!
The information was published by a health information team of Bupa HK and QHMS of Bupa Group and reviewed by a Bupa doctor. The content is intended for general information only and does not replace the need for personal advice from a qualified health professional. You should always seek specific advice related to your circumstances from your doctor or other appropriate professional.
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