Anonymous
Anonymous asked in HealthDiseases & ConditionsHeart Diseases · 9 months ago

What can cause a heart attack at a young age?

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  • kelvin
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    There are two different yet equally dangerous underlying causes of heart disease, which can cause a heart attack in both men and women under age 40: Kawasaki disease and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. ... Sometimes Kawasaki disease affects the coronary arteries, which carry oxygen-rich blood to the heart.

  • 9 months ago

    High stress, high blood preasure, obesity. Smokeing , cocain and drugs.

    Source(s): We are doctor
    • kelvin
      Lv 7
      9 months agoReport

      not a doctor and if your an actual doctor and without looking it up what is Endocroylitis?

  • 9 months ago

    High blood cholesterol, triglyceride, glucose levels, obesity, smoking, doing drugs, sedentary lifestyle.

  • Anonymous
    9 months ago

    blood clot

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  • 9 months ago

    A congenital defect in the heart or being overweigh/obese at a young age.

    Source(s): I'm a RD
  • 9 months ago

    Most of the time a young heart attack is caused by heavy cigarette smoking and or drinking and illegal drugs. Another cause is a birth defect. This is the reason why it's rare to hear about young people having heart attacks.

  • Pearl
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    probably a bad heart or their heart could be clogged up

  • 9 months ago

    Heart defects that said young person acquired at birth. Drugs, medications and certain horrific injuries...

  • Mj
    Lv 5
    9 months ago

    Cocaine. Meth. Various medical issues.

  • Dze
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    drugs .. bad eating habits ..

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