Under the motto "A world, a home, a heart”, World Heart Federation seeks to bring awareness to the population to prevent cardiovascular disease. It performs all 29 September from 2000. This year, campaign is aimed at women and children. Annually, 17,3 million people die from cardiovascular disease (more than HIV, malaria and tuberculosis combined), according to the FMC. For 2030 is estimated that this number will grow to 23 million.
Contrary to what is believed, It is not true that heart disease and strokes (ACV) only affect older men and. Women are also affected, but underestimate their risks. One in three female deaths are caused by heart disease. Children are also at risk: born each year with congenital million cardiovascular disease.
In Argentina, the latest National Survey of Risk Factors (2009) values showed alarming. Of 2005 a 2009 the obese population increased from 14,5 to the 18%; the 54% was sedentary (increased 8,7%), the 25% always added salt to food and 34,8 had high blood pressure.
On World Heart Day, DOCTORS yours. Tips from the Cardiological Foundation Argentina to take care of the heart:
Physical activity: physical inactivity is responsible for 6% deaths worldwide. Risk factors such as obesity and, diabetes and physical inactivity, present since childhood may increase the likelihood of a child developing cardiovascular diseases in adulthood. Yet 30 minutes of moderate physical activity 5 times a week helps reduce the risk of developing cardiovascular disease.
Eat heart-shaped: more and more people are fed with high sugar content, the saturated trans fats. A healthy diet for the heart, rich in fruits and vegetables helps prevent heart disease and stroke.
Say no to snuff: one in two smokers will die of diseases related to snuff. Second-hand smoke kills more than 600.000 nonsmokers each year, including children. In infants, Cigarette smoke can cause sudden death environment.
Know your numbers: following the above mentioned tips, cardiovascular risk is controlled. It is very important to know your cholesterol levels, glycemia, blood pressure and waist circumference.
Erika Martin Bauza Giovaneli and kept the Tournament "Carlos Paz Golf Country Club-Posada De Qenti", price played 36 hoyos Medal Play.
On Saturday and Sunday the Golf Club Andino was the scene of a contest scented Cordovan. Two cool and overcast day but that did not prevent the running of the tournament "Carlos Paz Golf Country Club-Posada del Qenti", played under the Medal Play mode to 36 holes.
The winner among the men first class (0-11), fue Martín Giovaneli, with a good score 134 concluded blows four laps to the field first. Second term with Enrique Queirolo 143.
In category 12-24 handicap were the prime locations for Gabriel Borghi and Mario Agostino claimed to 143 and 146 strokes respectively; whereas with 148 and 149 impacts in the top third category were Felix and Hugo Olmos Ostropolsky.
Among the Ladies Bauza Erika took the product of his triumph 152 shock, Unless the su immediate pursuers, Celeste Cañada.
Argentina has earned an international reputation as a holiday destination healthy. An increasing number of tourists are seeking medical treatment while on holiday in Argentina, Especially patients U.S., Canada, Europe and neighboring Latin American countries, medical programs are efectivizando, with a substantial cost savings.
Medical Institutions, and professionals in Argentina are very well recognized worldwide. Medical conferences and symposia are held frequently in Argentina.
With the techniques and advanced technology, affordable, Argentina is rapidly gaining ground in the field of medical tourism.
Surgeries and treatments High Complexity, Plastic surgery, Dental Implants, Programs that provide Health Complexes for weight loss, antismoking, antidistress, biological rejuvenation, They are the most requested.
Our country offers places of extreme natural beauty, Saws, Mountain Lakes, Rivers, Niagara, beaches, forests, various National Parks, rich culture, exquisite cuisine, art , sports, and music, attracts foreigners from all over the world.
Surveys done by the Medical Tourism Association (MTA), indicate that more than 80% This type of tourist , have more longer stay ,they are accompanied by their families or other companies which incidentally means the professional work of different practices in Medical Institutions , encourage hospitality , gastronomy, recreation, local shopping etc., implying a higher average consumption of more than thirty upper times, for a traditional tourist, as are medical practices to make.
Colombia, Costa Rica, Malaysia, Philippines, India, Mexico, Jamaica are some of the countries that are actively developing this market
Argentina through the Chamber of Medical Tourism (CIAPSA), Foundation and Export IMPROTUR, is working hard at TM from the 2009 designing strategies , to attract this important market outside of it, with very positive balances and steadily growing.
On the occasion of the 5th World Congress of TM in Ft Lauderdale U.S.. in late October this year, organization for the MTA, Eng. Miguel Cane CEO of La Posada del Qenti and representing CIAPSA, met with the Consul General of Argentina, in Miami, Ambassador Miguel Talento, to coordinate participation in this important event CIAPSA.