Circulatory Disorders

A circulatory disorder refers to any disease or critical health condition that affects your blood vessels and heart. Cardiovascular disease has become a serious life threat to many people globally. Those suffering from obesity, asthma, and other respiratory problems might have the chance of getting these issues. 

There are various circulatory diseases, including hypertension, stroke, coronary artery disorder, etc. A few circulatory illnesses that affect both symptomatic and asymptomatic people are listed below.

Types of Circulatory disorders:
  • Arrhythmias - It is an issue with the electrical conduction system of the heart. It might lead to abnormal heart rates or heartbeat as per the condition of the illness.
  • Coronary artery disease - It is a problem with the heart's blood vessels. If a plaque or blockage appears in the artery's wall, then it leads to this issue.
  • Congenital heart disease - A person born with heart disease is more likely to have severe additional health problems later in life.
  • Cerebrovascular diseases - Another blood vessel illness that can cause blockages or limit the route of blood vessels delivering oxygen and nutrients to the brain.
  • Heart failure - Pumping and relaxing functions of the heart are affected. It causes fluid build-up and shortness of breath.
  • Pericardial disease - This is an issue with the heart's lining, including pericardial effusion and pericarditis.
Symptoms

There are various signs of circulatory disorders that depend on the severity of their causes. Here are a few symptoms you might have experienced.

  • Chest pain, including chest discomfort and pressure
  • Numbness, pain, and weakness in your arms & legs, the blood vessels
  • of the body started to constrict
  • Dizziness or shortness of breath
  • Upper abdominal pain and neck or back pain
  • Heart palpitation
  • Cold intolerance
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Swelling of ankles, feet, and legs
Causes of Circulatory Disorders

Plaque build-up in the arteries, for example, causes peripheral arterial disease or coronary artery disease. Arrhythmias occur due to genetic issues, coronary artery disease, and heart muscle scarring. Likewise, Valve disorders happen because of infections, aging, and rheumatic disease.

Here are some common causes of circulatory disorders you should consider:

  • Hypertension( High Blood pressure)
  • Anxiety and overstressing
  • Hereditary heart disease
  • Excessive fat gain and sedentary lifestyle
  • Poor diet chart and less physical activities
  • Chronic inflammation
  • Excessive alcohol consumption
  • Diabetes
  • Smoking habit
  • Toxemia or preeclampsia
How Can 7DMC help?

At 7DMC, we offer proper medical consultation and treatment to reduce your cardiovascular disease or circulatory disorders in the UAE. Depending on the medical condition, our doctors prescribe you the necessary medicines. If it is in a poor state, then you might undergo surgery. 

Some types of these diseases are not preventable without consulting our medical experts or doctors. The circulatory disorder can be severe if you fail to control your irregular lifestyle. It might increase the risk factors of heart infections and other health complications. Hence, our doctor may suggest the following lifestyle changes:

  • Control your smoking habit as early as possible.
  • Control your other health problems such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, etc.
  • Eat healthy food, avoid processed foods like ice cream, chips, salt, and flavored foods.
  • Try to practice regular workouts and physical activities.
  • If any family member has a history of heart disease, you might go for regular check-ups with your family doctor to avoid criticalities.

So, we assist you in every possible way to control your circulatory disorders effectively.