How you can not catch heart disease, please suggest
Explain how you can not catch heart disease: My science teacher gave me homework to explain how you cannot catch heart disease. I researched and cannot find anything on it and my homework is due tomorrow ! Many thanks =]
Im 93 yr old have mild cardiomegal7 ectatic thoracic aorta how would u treat a 93 yr old I HAVE A STENT XRAY SHOWS LINEAR OPACITIES RIGHT LOBE AND LINGULA CONSISTENT WITH LINEAR / SUBSEGMENTAL ATELECTASIS/ POST INFLAMMATORY CHANGES /SCARRING WHAT CAN BE DONE AT MY AGE
My mother is 39 years old. 24 years ago in 1986 she was 15 and had open heartsurgery pre-pairing her aorta with a machanical valve. Just Wen January 19th shewas taken to a local ER with cheast pains, were she was given a veriaty of test.Soon a CT scan revaled an Ascending Aortic Anyerisum messuring 5.4 cm. She wasplaced in the hospital, because of the Pnominia. She had an echo done that alsoshowed a leaky Palminary Valve. She was soon released because no doctor was totouch her till the Pnominia was gone. Today January 25th she seen a Cardioligistwho told her he had very little concern to come back in 3 months for another CT!Which makes no sence to me seening that they do not no how fast it\ s gowing. Iwas just very upset with the lack of effort and was asking for a little help plzand thank you.
I have Ehler-Danlos (hybermobile) type and now have an extremely high CRP rat 34.4 (I believe anything over 7 is a concern). I ve had 4 shoulder replacements. My orthopedic surgeon aspirated some fluid from the joint/prosthesis and has ruled out an infection there. Now my familiy doctor doesn t seem concerned at all with a 34.4 CRP reading but I am! I am 53 years old and have a lot of other symptoms as well, but my main concern right now is that my extremely high CRP may indicate something that should be treated right away - like cancer or lupus. There have been no tests ordered and I feel very confused about how much I should push my doctor to investigate this. By the way, my CRP has been elevated from a shoulder infection prior -- then it was only at 12 -- now at 34.4 that seems very frightening to me. My high sensitivity CRP test put me in the average range for heart disease. Do you have any suggestions for me?
hi my father was 76 and died of ischaemic heart disease and severe coronary atherosclerosis: heart hypertrophy and chronic congestive heart failure he was waiting for tests to be done with waiting lists 14 weeks i need to know if he could of been cured if he was seen sooner rather than later
Hi I had sever mitral',valve reguritation in june when was pregnant, my last heart scan showed the leaking had slowed/stopped, I am due another heart scan next week, but these last few days been experiencing bad circulation in my feet when i get out of bed, have always had in my hands but never my feet,'will this be due to my heart problem?
Hello Dr, 41 year old, non-smoker, 1-5 units of alcohol a week, active, no other health issues. Family history of heart problems (Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy ), have been checked and do not have it, although have a slight thickening of arterial knuckle which gets monitored. I m getting what feels like pulses or faint flutters from my oesophagus region to the top of my sternum region, these symptoms are infrequent during the day to sometimes non-existent, but at night the symptoms only occur when laid on my back or on my left side (they disappear when I m lying on my right side?) and feel more constant with a heart beat ie pulses at a constant rate. Occasionally have slight breathlessness since this has started 1 week ago. Now I ve had a slight upset stomach (although not constipated I ve not been regular) the last week and the symptoms do seem to be more present when I have heavy feeling in my stomach and then subside once I pass wind. Is the pulses/flutter linked to this and could be a blockage and wind not escaping? Or something else?
My husband's heart is beating loudly and seems to be beating irregularly. I took his blood pressure and it was normal. His heart rate was 102bpm. He also has an urge to cough periodically. He's had these episodes happen before and the cough has helped at times. Do we need to be concerned? His father died from heart disease and started having an irregular heart beat when he was 35.
How do I help my wife of 40 + years who has developed dementia in the last two, getting worse all the time: memory, mood etc. I try to do everything I can for her but she does not cooperate a good share of the time. She sits in a recliner all day...