my boyfriend is 21, majors in graphic design, and for the past month he s had pain in his left side of his chest hurts deep down. He occasionally eats fast food and his father has high blood pressure .
Pain on the left side is not necessarily connected with heart or blood pressure.HE HAS TO GO TO DOCTOR FIRST TO CHECK.. It can be connected with lungs,muscles or nerves.
These days there are many disorders due to life style.He has to limit time on the computer and has to go out to take fresh air and do some walking or light exercise (After showing to Doctor)
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