How serious is if a heart working at 40%?
My grandmother is 69 years old and just had emergency surgury to have her appendix removed while in Texas on a 3 month fishing trip with my grandfather. After the surgury, they were having difficulties bringing her oxygen level back up which later showed to be due to mild emphysema, but they also...
Heart attack for a young female
What is the likelihood that a 26yr female could have a heart attack ? I have struggled with my weight my entire life. I am obese. I have recently lost 30 pounds but it s hard for me to lose more weight. Other than my weight, stress is my only risk factor for a heart attack. I recently started...
what is Heart Burns?
What is Heart Burn? Heart burn is a discomfort or pain caused by the stomach contents traveling up from the stomach up into the gullet (lower part of your esophagus). The gullet is not made to withstand acid and is irritated and inflamed when acid from the stomach travels up into it. Sometimes...
Congestive heart failure symptoms
My brother-in-law diagnosed with conjestive heart failure on 6-29- at ER, they gave him? some kind of shot because of the extreme edema in his legs and feet and wanted him to stay in hospital, he refused ( from old school if you can t pay don t do it) ANyway, on Friday he went to his regular...
Is a puncture to the heart an immediate death??
MY dog killed my sweet angel, best friend cat. I found Sootie a couple of hours after it happened, it could not have been more than 3 hours at most that I seen him last. I am just sick about it, but I could deal with it better if i knew he died an immediate death and did not suffer. He was...
a typical chest pain with an increase in heart rate
chest pain at your age group is mostly because of muscle pain in chest muscle or because of indigestion reflux problem.
reflux can present like chest pain. use tab pantoprazole twice daily before meals if chest pain is associated with food.
if you feel like chest pain not decreasing, and any associated symptoms go for ecg and chest x ray .
these test will rule out most of the problems
when heart rate increases its called tachycardia.If its above 100 you can feel palpitation.Work load of heart increases.It is not good for heart to contract that fast.It will decreases its life.can eventually goes to heart failure,stagnation of blood in veins and thrombotic complications and kidney failure.Hope this help you
Hello! In case of heart attack which is caused by heart arteries blockage, emergency coronarography and stent insertion into obstructed vessel allows to avoid heart muscle necrosis. The catheter is inserted to the heart arteries and that way stent is placed. Regards.
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