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Does drinking cold water after meal leads heart attack?

drinking cold water after a meal will give you a heart attack? drinking cold water after a meal will give you a heart attack?
Asked On : Fri, 11 Dec 2009
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If you have a heart condition and are prone to dysrhythmias, drinking or eating anything hot or cold can be a fatal ordeal. The change in temperature overstimulates the electrical circuit of the heart and can throw someone into a fatal dysrhythmia--as fatal as V-fib--which in turn can cause a heart attack. On the other hand, if you do not have arrhythmia problems no need to worry. This is an old wives tale and has yet to be proven true!
Answered: Fri, 11 Dec 2009
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