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Early Warning Signs of Your Body Being in Danger

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Sometimes, the human body shows some changes that look absolutely normal. But these signs may turn out to be distress signals given by your body. These signals may mean that your body is showing you the earliest signs of a possible illness. Let us look at some signs that may indicate that your body is in danger.


Your heart is in danger if:

You have a snoring problem

Sleep apnoea is a serious sleep disorder where your breathing repeatedly stops and starts while you sleep. This disorder is often associated with heart diseases. Snoring is one of the most common symptoms of sleep apnoea. A study found that chronic snoring is related to the thickening of carotid arteries in the neck. Thickening of carotid arteries in the neck is a sign of an incoming stroke or a heart attack. Snoring causes some obstruction in the airways inside the body through which oxygen travels. This obstruction may lead to a reduction in the oxygen supply to the heart and brain, and an increase in the risk of cardiac failure and strokes.

You have inflamed gums

Studies have found that the bacteria that cause gum diseases also have the risk of causing heart diseases. Some studies have also found that there are a lot of links between gum disease and heart disease. According to a study done by the American Journal of Preventive Medical in 2014, treating gum diseases was associated with fewer hospitalizations among people with heart diseases.

Your hormones are in danger if:

You keep forgetting little things

Being forgetful about little things is a symptom of hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism is a condition where a person suffers from low levels of thyroid hormone. Studies indicate that decreased blood flow and to the brain often occurs when a person suffers from hypothyroidism. This results in several cognitive dysfunctions in the person including memory loss.

You visit the bathroom frequently

Going to the bathroom frequently due to bladder changes is a sign of type 2 diabetes. In type 2 diabetes, the hormone named insulin fails to get produced enough by the body. After a person develops type 2 diabetes, their body becomes less efficient at breaking down food into sugar to be used as energy, due to the deficiency of the insulin hormone. Sugar gets built up in the bloodstream and causes damage to the blood vessels and nerves.

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Your stomach is in danger if:

Your teeth are getting damaged

Acid reflux is a digestive disease where your stomach acid goes up the food pipe. Sometimes, the acid from the esophagus can dissolve the enamel in your teeth, leading to damaged teeth.

Your skin is getting rashes

Coeliac disease is a condition where your immune system attacks your own intestine when you eat gluten. This disease also causes a skin rash known as dermatitis herpetiformis. Your stomach is in danger if you're suffering from coeliac disease.

Your brain is in danger if:

Your handwriting is getting changed

Patients suffering from Parkinson's show symptoms of micrographia. Micrographia refers to unusual small and cramped handwriting. Parkinson's occurs to a person when the nerve cells in their brain die. This leads to muscle stiffness in their hands and fingers.

You are getting random bursts of anger

More than 50% of patients suffering from depression have anger or irritability issues. Even though a short temper does not usually mean depression, sometimes it may be, often in the case of men. If a person who usually has a long temper starts being irritable for many days, it may be a sign of depression.

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and does not substitute for diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, prescription, and/or dietary advice from a licensed health professional. Drugs, supplements, and natural remedies may have dangerous side effects. If pregnant or nursing, consult with a qualified provider on an individual basis. Seek immediate help if you are experiencing a medical emergency.

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