As you all know, being a woman, you can experience various issues such as menstruation cycle, pregnancy, menopause and many more.

But, are you aware of those particular health risks that can possibly ruin your healthy living?

It is very important for you to be aware with all kinds of health risks, if you really want to stay healthy and fit.

Educating yourself about the most common health risks is the first and foremost step that you have to consider, in order to reduce the chances of risks


Diabetes (diabetes types) is the most common and also serious health condition that mainly affects the way your body uses blood sugar to perform its regular activities.

Once if you develop this particular health condition, it becomes very important for you to control it in all possible ways to avoid various heath risks associated with it.

Kidney failure, blindness, nerve damage are few potentially life-threatening health risks associated with advanced diabetes.

Type II diabetes is the most common type of diabetes and it generally develops after 40 years of age. You can easily prevent type2 diabetes by considering certain essential measures such as regular exercises, healthy diet and also healthy weight.


According to American cancer society, lung cancer is the most common type of cancer leading to death in many American women. Almost 90% of cases of lung cancer are directly related to cigarette smoking.

Breast cancer is the second leading cause for death in women and it is responsible for about 40,000 deaths every year.

Colorectal cancer is often mistaken as men’s cancer, but equal number of men and women face death due to this particular cancer.

Actually, it is the third leading cause of cancer death in women. Most of the cancer deaths are directly related to nutrition and other lifestyle factors such as overweight, smoking etc. So, if you really want to stay away from cancer, take all essential measures to reduce your chances of cancer.

Heart disease!

Do you think heart disease mainly attacks men? Don’t be in such dangerous misconception. In reality, women are more prone to heart disease (heart disease in women) than men.

This is the most significant health concern for many women in United States and approximately it is responsible for 350,000 deaths every year.

Fortunately, heart disease is one of the most preventable health risks. This is absolutely possible only when you strictly follow all necessary preventive measures to avoid this condition.


It is estimated that almost 8,300 women die from falls every year. Don’t ignore falls by considering it as most common condition in older women.

Despite of age, every one of you are at risk of developing falls, but older women are at increased risk when compared to others. Regular eye check ups and fitness routine can help you to maintain strength and you can also improve your balancing ability.

Apart from these mentioned conditions, stroke, Alzheimer’s disease, COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) and also pneumonia and influenza can put your health at dangerous risk.

So, consult your doctor and take all necessary suggestions to maintain healthy lifestyle that can prevent various health complications.