Health Insurance for Cholestrol
A study by the Indian Council of Medical Research shows that at least three-fourths of the country's population have abnormal levels of triglyceride or cholesterol. Statistics shows that one-fourth of all deaths among 25 to 69 years of age because of cardiovascular diseases.
Cholesterol is a necessary chemical compound in the body as it is a necessary building block for the cell membranes and hormones like testosterone and estrogen. 80% of the cholesterol is produced by the liver, and the rest comes from our diets like fish, eggs, dairy products, and meat.
High blood cholesterol is one of the primary causes of heart diseases. The higher the blood cholesterol level, higher are the chances of cardiovascular problems. It is because, too much cholesterol present in the body, results in the deposit known as plaque along the inside walls of arteries and make them narrow. Thus, the flow of the blood slows down or worse blocked. If the blood supply to a portion of the heart is cut, it might lead to a heart attack.
There are no symptoms of high blood cholesterol, so the only way to detect whether you are suffering from cholesterol or not is the blood test. It is suggested to check the cholesterol levels checked every year and every six months in case you have a family history of heart disease high cholesterol, diabetes, smoking or high blood pressure.
With Royal Sundaram's health insurance plans, you need not worry about the medical assistance for treating high blood cholesterol. The health insurance policy is ideal as it comes with features like cashless hospitalization, pre and post hospitalization charges, no documents, lifetime renewal and many more. So you can get the best treatment without any hassles with lifeline Royal Sundaram health insurance