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Acronym for the 3 NON-modifiable risk factors

HAM

2

H stands for

Heredity

3

A stands for

Age, age increasing, aging

4

M stands for

Male

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Acronym for 6 modifiable risk factors for CVD

BDISCO

6

B stands for

Blood pressure high

7

D stands for

Diabetes

8

I stands for

Inactivity

9

S stands for

Smoking (quitting)

10

C stands for

Cholesterol

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O stands for

Obesity

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All non modifiable risk factors are...

H-heredity
A-aging
M-male

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All modifiable risk factors are

B-blood pressure
D-diabetes
I-inactivity
S-smoking(quitting)
C-cholestorol
O-obesity

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Definition of cardiovascular disease

Disease affecting the heart and/or blood vessels.