Posted by admin | Posted in Health Info | Posted on 11-12-2011
Never underestimate the disease is not contagious. Because the disease is not contagious, it becomes the cause of death in the world. “People should be vigilant to the disease is not contagious,” said Head of Prevention, Management and Environmental Disease Bogor City Health Department, Eddy Darma, Wednesday (7 / 12), while Non-Communicable Diseases Control Seminar in Bogor City Hall.
Eddy who was asked as a seminar speaker said, the trend of people with communicable diseases in the world growing increasingly. World Health Organization (WHO) estimates, in 2020 the cause of death from non-communicable diseases will reach 73 percent of all causes of death.
Eddy said to qualify as a disease is not contagious but it is dangerous heart disease, stroke, diabetes mellitus, cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Such diseases are usually caused by the behavior or an unhealthy lifestyle habits such as smoking man, consuming excess sugar, supine exercise, and consuming alcohol.
In the same occasion Administration Assistant for Social and Development Secretariat of the city of Bogor, Edgar Suratman said, in developing countries such as Indonesia, the pattern of a person’s death has shifted from infectious to noninfectious diseases.
Edgar conveys, from the data in 2010, stroke, high blood pressure and heart topped cause someone’s death. Where the cause of death from heart disease and high blood pressure reached 197 people and 119 people from a stroke. “They must have a healthy lifestyle to avoid disease is not contagious,” he said.