Main Causes of Death Increasing Day by Day

The Main Causes of death Increasing day by day are as follows:-

Heart Attack

A heart attack is a problem that occurs when the flow of blood to the heart is blocked. There are various reasons why the flow of blood is stopped are follows:-

  • High cholesterol level 
  •  High blood pressure.
  •  Diabetes
  • Overweight
  • Physically inactive

According to research, we find that in 2019 heart disease is responsible for 16% of the world’s total deaths. Since 2000, the largest increase in deaths has been for this disease, rising by more than 2 million to 8.9 million deaths in 2019.

Symptoms of Heart Attack

  • Pressure, tightness, pain, or a squeezing or aching sensation in your chest or arms that may spread to your neck, jaw or back
  • Nausea, indigestion, heartburn or abdominal pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Cold sweat
  • Fatigue
  • Lightheadedness or sudden dizziness


Stroke is a disease it occurs when the brain is blocked or leaks. This is a crucial disease and it is necessary to take action instantly to reduce brain damage and other complications.

Symptoms of stroke

There are some of the common side effects that are seen on patients of stroke-

  • Weakness in the face, arm, or leg.
  • Difficult in speaking and understanding.
  • difficulty in seeling in both eyes.
  • difficulty in walking, dizziness, loss of balance, or lack of coordination.
  • Serve headache.

Note:- Stroke treatment can be work only if the stroke is recognized and diagnosed within 3 hours of the first symptoms.

If anyone feels that he/she has a stroke then Act FAST and do the following simple task:-

F—Face: Ask the person to smile. Does one side of the face droop?

A-Arms: Ask the person to raise both arms. Does one arm drift downward?

S—Speech: Ask the person to repeat a simple phrase. Is the speech slurred or strange?

T—Time: If you see any of these signs, call 9-1-1 right away.

Remember the date of symptoms that occur the first time this will help you in the future.

Lower resperitory infections

 Another disease is resperitory infections that is the reason for death.

lower resperitory infections are a disease that affects pneumonia, bronchitis, and tuberculosis.

Symptoms of lower respiratory tract infections are as follows:-

  • a stuffed up or a runny nose
  • a dry cough
  • a low fever
  • a mild sore throat
  • a dull headache

In more severe infections, symptoms can include:

  • a severe cough that may produce phlegm
  • fever
  • difficulty breathing
  • a blue tint to the skin
  • rapid breathing
  • chest pain
  • wheezing

Difference Between Upper and Lower Respiratory tract Infections

Upper respiratory tract infections

lower respiratory tract infections

upper respiratory tract infections occur in the structures in the larynx or above

lower respiratory tract infections involve the airways below the larynx,

upper respiratory tract infections will feel the symptoms mainly above the neck, such as sneezing, headaches, and sore throats.

 lower respiratory tract infections will experience coughing

Lower respiratory tract infections include:

  • bronchitis
  • pneumonia
  • bronchiolitis
  • tuberculosis


Upper respiratory tract infections include the following:

  • common colds
  • sinus infections
  • tonsillitis
  • laryngitis


Treatment of lower respiratory tract infection

In some people, lower respiratory tract infections go away without needing treatment doing such things:-

  • over-the-counter medications for a cough or fever
  • plenty of rest
  • drinking plenty of fluids
  • In other cases, a doctor may prescribe additional treatment. This may include antibiotics for bacterial infections, or breathing treatments, such as an inhaler.
  • In some cases, a person may need to visit the hospital to receive IV fluids, antibiotics, or breathing support.

Recovery time of lower respiratory tract infection

Recovery time for a lower respiratory tract infection varies from person to person.

According to the American Lung Association, a healthy young adult can recover from a lower respiratory tract infection, such as pneumonia, in around 1 week. For older adults, it may take several weeks to make a full recovery.

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