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As we grow older we, experience higher risks of heart disease, cholesterol increase, weaken joints, muscles,
and so on. Most people who experience illnesses often feel frustrated and experience feelings of despair.
People who suffer illnesses or tragedies unfortunately set themselves up, saying, “It can’t happen to me.” It
can happen to any of us, which is why we should take the steps in our youth to prevent illnesses and
tragedies.


Many of us fail to take the steps in our youth. It hinders us to a large degree, yet we have options regardless
of what we endure.


According to experts in aging and heart disease is rising higher these days than ever. The aging progression
alone slowly builds up through impulsive changes of the body and mind. The maturity phase carries on
starting at childhood as the person works through puberty, teenage and so on. At this time the body and
minds starts to decline. As the person reaches mid-age or moves into advanced aging, the person starts to
decline its natural physical functions.


Aging alone starts as we are born and carries throughout our life. Through the process, the body has positive
reflections on our bodily components and development, yet as we age negative effects take fold, which
include the declining phase.


According to experts in medicine, no one can determine when our body becomes aged. At one time people
65 and older where considered the aged, yet today people are working further on than 65 years of age. In
short, people are working in the 70s, 80s and even 90 years of age today, which returned a different view on
the aged.


Still, millions of American citizens are falling victim to heart disease, strokes, etc. What can they do?


How to relieve emotional strikes after a heart attack:
If you’ve experienced a heart attack, likely you feel frustrated, hopeless, etc. The emotions are common
after any illnesses, yet you must take steps to control these negative emotions, since it only causes stress on
your body. The stress will wear you down and perhaps lead to another heart attack. Let’s stop it now. After
illnesses, including heart attack learn to focus on the day, instead of yesterday and tomorrow. You only have
control of each day you live. Instead of sweating weeks ahead, try doing something you enjoy. Walking is a
great way to reduce the risks of heart attacks. You can also visit friends or family members that make you
feel good about you.


Support is essential. If you have support, you will have friends and family members who will open their
minds to your feelings. You should never allow your feelings to linger in your own mind without expressing
what you feel. Express your feelings to people you trust. Take time to listen to them and let these people
know what you need. For instance, if you just need a friendly ear, then let them know. Holding back
emotions leads to soaring complications.
If you can find support groups in your area that is experiencing the same thing as you, then join the team.
The support will help you to share information with people who understand what you are going through. It is
frustrating to express feelings with people who have not experienced similar illnesses or experiences as you.
Try to find someone that you can relate to and speak your feelings.


Exercise:
Exercise is the leading element we have offered to us in life that helps to reduce any disease, emotional
reactions and so on. When you sit around feeling anxious, depressed, or despaired, you are working toward
worse health conditions. Reverse your actions and take the steps to live longer by exercising each day.



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