Not all serious illnesses come with tell-tale symptoms. There are diseases that can turn your body into a ticking time-bomb while you're unaware of any danger. Conditions such as fever or pain are clear signs that there is something wrong with your body. Whether serious or not, physical symptoms tell us when we're sick, prompting us to seek rapid diagnosis and treatment. But what if you're harboring a disease without realizing it? It is not as farfetched as it may sound. Here are seven illnesses you could be suffering from without showing any symptoms today we continue with a fifth disease:
Hypertension is not a disease as such, but a condition that can lead to illnesses such as heart disease and stroke. You are often unaware that you have high blood pressure and symptoms can be minimal. There is a reason why hypertension is often called “the silent killer”. High blood pressure develops over time.
BE VIGILANT: Have your blood pressure checked regularly. You can improve high blood pressure by making changes to your lifestyle.