May 31, 2017 · Read more: High blood pressure in young people linked to obesity epidemic» Lifestyle changes can help. Hypertension is highly treatable through a combination of Author: Gigen Mammoser.
The possible correlations of obesity and hypertension were studied among 3508 university students. The criterion of hypertension was blood pressure greater than 140 and 90 mm. Hg, and of obesity a weight in excess of that given by Broca's formula for normal weight in kg. as the number of cm. in height above 100 [reference not quoted]. Of the normotensive subjects 26.5 per cent. and of the Cited by: 1.
Nov 05, 2018 · For young adults with no known underlying medical cause and no lifestyle risk factors, genetic can be the only explanation available. Obesity. The increasing rate of obesity globally has also contributed to the increasing rate of hypertension among young adult. According to WHO, obesity rates have more than doubled since 1980, with 1 in 10 of.
Active individuals, like the young and athletes, are viewed as free of diseases such as hypertension. However, the increased prevalence of traditional risk factors in the young, including obesity, diabetes mellitus, and renal disease, increase the risk of developing hypertension in younger adults.Cited by: 10.