BP and high lipid components at your age are more likely to be heredity. So you have to take almost life long medication for BP and cholesterol. Statins are best to control lipid components but before using statins you have to normalize your SGOT and PT levels. You...
Most likely these medications will not affect your fertility. Those symptoms are not typical of atorvastatin; it is wiser to talk to your physician before discontinuing the medications since you probably still need them. My best advise is to increase your physical activity, improve...
I am a Professor in Computer Engineering aged 47, weight 86 kgs and height 180 cms. I do bicycling on a geared, heavy metal-body bike (HERO-HAWK) daily for 16-20 kms (64-76 minutes). Is this sufficient to keep my heart healthy ? I do not consume tea, coffee, cold-drinks, liquors, ice-creams. We use Cow milk and ghee in the daily diet and consume oil-ghee in moderation. My father has had hypertension and elder brother (at 59) has been diagonised with heart blockages despite having no addiction as me and lighter weighted than me.
BTW, i have done the following tests:
- Creatinine serum (0.8)
- Electrolytes Sodium (135.1)
- Electrolytes Potassium (4.28)
- Urine analysis (Normal)
- ECG normal
- ECHO normal except for concentric LVH
- Kidney scan normal and no hemodynamic significant narrowing/occulsion of main renal arteries
I'm 6'2" 235lbs. Recoginze I need to start taking care of myself. Started walking 3 miles each morning (M-F) two months ago.
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At the outset, I would like to appreciate you for recognizing that one needs to take care of one’s own health and that you have already started working on it. I have gone through your attached reports.
Coming to your blood and other reports:
1. Your BMI or...
Weight = 82
Height = 6 ft
Doctor i have a Reflux problem (GERD). Recently i met a dermatologist for my Dandruff and regarding on this i took Lipid Profile test and i found my cholestrol level was high.
Total cholestrol = 243, triglycerides = 163 mg/dl, HDL Cholestrol (direct) = 41 mg/dl, NON HDL Cholestrol = 202 mg/dl, LDL Cholestrol (Direct) = 169 mg/dl.
Please Let me know the risks?
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I have read your problem of concern.
How is your blood pressure
Have you been tested for Diabetes
Do you experience shortness of breath, occasional chest pain
You seem to be having abnormal values of your lipids and cholesterol in your blood.
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Your blood pressure seems to be high. As you had been to doctor, I think there is no reason to worry.
Still it is advisable that you avoid any physical or mental strain which can further raise your blood pressure. Means if you are a working women, you should...
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It is good that at your age you having normal sex drive. There is no limit at your age or any age about the frequency of sex, if there are no issue on your side.
You are hypertensive and your blood pressure in under control with atenolol, that is fine and...