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13 1 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
I have had a heart attack in 2005 and a stent placed. I noticed several months ago i was getting chest cramps off an on, so I went to my GP and she had me wear a holter for 30 days. the holter showed I have a premature ventricular complexes. I have high-pressure and a low heart rate (51-60)....
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
I am in the process of trying for a baby so I have stopped taking my lisinopril for my blood pressure as it says in can affect the baby, is there anything else I can take? I see my own GP next week but in the meantime my blood pressure is still high at 140/104
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
Hi, I have constant chest pains during the day now in late hours of the night. The feeling that i get is a pinching feeling. I breath heavy when it happens it goes away and comes back. Doctors in Denmark say its nothing but i feel like it is something because i experience it over and over again!!...
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
I have for quiet some time now had problems with my blood. They say I am anemic. But they do not tell me what is causing it. There are symptoms I am having and need some answers. I have shortness of breath, I feel like I just can t get enough sleep and this may seem odd but I have the little...
8 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
I have had chest pain in my lower left lung on and off for the past 6 months or so. Before this I had pneumonia which was misdiagnosed for 6 weeks and ended up on three courses of antibiotics. I was just wondering what the chest pain is. I have lost my faith in my doctors due to being...
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
Hi. Please help! My Dad has not been gentle to himself over the years having been a heavy smoker (ex - smoker now)and drinker. He is is on numerous meds including warfarin, inhalers for breathing, blood pressure, high colesteral, and also has lukemia of the bone which has not progressed since...
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
Hello Dr. Recent days I am feeling that during early mornings some days, my heart beat goes little high and due to that i feel any of the body part ( hand, or leg ) vibrating kind of sense. After i feel such changes, i wake up immediately and as soon as I sat on the bed, the heart beat becomes...
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
my father has a hypertension since 10 years &started amlodipine since 8 years before month ago he feels severe headache and his physician gave him cinazine and aspirin ,he is 62 yrs oll smoker ,aweek ago ,aperipheral edema in his legs I just want to know if there is any containdication especially...
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
It is quite a question but I will make it as simple as possible. About three years ago I started to get chest pains which over time progressed to joint pains, high blood pressure, and various other symptoms. I have been in EM over 20 times in the last three years and been hospitalized about seven...
8 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
Hi, may I answer your health queries ri Hello, my mother is 47 years old and had open heart surgery 15 years ago for her mitral valve. She has a mechanical valve now and things were going fine. In 2000 we moved to Florida and ever since we moved here it seems like they canĂ¢??t get her blood...
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
my mother was in the garden today. She has had heart rouble in the past and she says that she is shaking. She is considering going to the hospital but is waiting to see if it will stop. Could this be from over exposure from the sun and humidity?
7 0 Fri, 26 Sep 2014
Dr Sahib,Hello, Two months kid is having a hole in his heart,that was diagnosed at St.Stephen Hospital,ND just after his birth. Can you\your hospital\or other provide treatment for this,if yes than pl give the appointment\details and obliged. Thanks and Regards. Sincerely, Bhopal Singh,IOFS,...
3 0 Thu, 25 Sep 2014
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...May I know if mild cardiomegaly can be treated, I m so worried about this condition which was a result of my Chest PA, Pls. give me some informations about what I should do and not do.By the way I was implanted with...
7 0 Thu, 25 Sep 2014
Hi my husband has been experiencing fatigue, fast heart rate at times when sitting, pain or numbness in left arm, slight chest pains (left side) slight dizziness at times this has been going on for about a month , he also drinks everday but hardly smokes...
7 0 Thu, 25 Sep 2014
im a 19 year old college student, 5 9, 120 lbs (underweight). about a month ago i had an attack of sorts. my left side felt like it was going numb, and my heart fealt like it stopped and then rushed back in with a warm sensation. felt this sensation in everything on the left side of my body below...
7 0 Thu, 25 Sep 2014
I am 34 years old....I smoke and drink lots of coffee...I know these are contributing factors to a higher heart rate...I also lead a pretty sedentary lifestyle...lately my resting heart rate is higher than it usually is....currently 95 BPM....should i be concerned and should I see a doctor?
8 0 Thu, 25 Sep 2014
I was hospitalized yesterday for very high bp (avg 190/115), did an ecg and had abnormal t-wave (inverted). They gave me a shot of nitro and iv injected beta blocker...a few hours later, bp returned to normal (128/82 avg). They released me, but I m going for a stress test in the next couple of...
7 0 Thu, 25 Sep 2014
My father underwent an echocardiography,that revealed Ischaemic heart disease.Doctors are suggesting Enjiography,which can t be afforded right at this moment for monetary problems.Can you pls prescribe medicines for the time being to continue with.
8 0 Thu, 25 Sep 2014
Hi Doctor, I m 40 yrs old and been diagnosed for Hyper tension and taking BP tablets since from last 7 yrs, quite healthy and doing regular exercises in the morning in-spite of on strict diet my BP is always 140/90 and having a slow blood sugar problem on some times. Right now I was advised to...
7 0 Thu, 25 Sep 2014
I was suppose to have a stress test because my heart delays pumping blood back when in a resting stage..I never went for it I had my blood pressure taken yesterday in a doctors office it was 120 over 94 does this mean it s getting worse as the bottom number is getting higher...
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