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Metabolic Diseases

LACTOSE INTOLERANCE

body cannot easily digest lactose

it can cause uncomfortable symptoms such as


gas, belly pain, and bloating

occurs when the small intestine does not make


enough of an enzyme called lactase
LACTOSE INTOLERANCE

A person born with lactose intolerance cannot eat or drink


anything with lactose. Bloating

Symptoms of
Pain or cramps

lactose
Gurgling or rumbling
sounds in your belly

Gas.

Loose stools or diarrhea

Throwing up
ATHEROSCLEROSIS

process silently and slowly blocks arteries,


putting blood flow at risk

cause of heart attacks, strokes, and peripheral


vascular disease

called "cardiovascular disease"


ATHEROSCLEROSIS

nine risk factors are to blame for upwards of 90% of all


heart attacks

Abdominal Exercising
smoking HDL High diabetes stress alcohol
obesity regulary
blood Frutis and
pressure vegetables
ATHEROSCLEROSIS

Lifestyle Reducing the lifestyle risk factors


changes that lead to atherosclerosis will slow
Treatment or stop the process

Taking drugs for high cholesterol and


medication high blood pressure will slow and
perhaps even halt the progression