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What precautions should be taken after an angiogram ?

My father is 72 yrs old...and had faced an heartattack4 days back..Doctors had done angiography..pls suggest the precautions so that it dont repeat again My father is 72 yrs old...and had faced an heartattack4 days back..Doctors had done angiography..pls suggest in detailwht precautions he has to take so that this problem dont persist again.Also pls advice is this problem alife threatening....I am quiet tensed at this moment...Thanks in advance
Asked On : Sun, 6 Mar 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
thanks for choosing health care magic.See heart attack occurs when one or more of blood vessels supplying blood to heart gets partial or completely blocked.Angiography will tell more about it.To avoid this happening again you need aggressive medical management as advised by your doctor.Make sure he also goes for regular check up and do regular exercise and take health diet.Lots people leave happily after heart attack with due care so do not worry.
Answered: Sun, 6 Mar 2011
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Hello Dr.Pragnesh,
Thanks for ur prompt reply!!!.actually my father is very active at this age....and the business is quiet spread...He wants to vists sitefor half an hour daily....At such an early stage is it advisable for him to go and visit and do day today routines....atleat how much minimum time is required for the rest so that he comes in day today routines....Thanks in advance for ur advice once again
Answered: Sun, 6 Mar 2011
Homeopath Dr. Rangadhar Satapathy's  Response
hi gretings from health care magic
as you have mentioned your father is a business man so he must be in always stressful condition. so extra stress can lead to hypertension . with that if he is not maintaining the diet habit properly then it will cause rise of ldl and total cholesterol with triglyceride. if he is diabetic then it is more riskful. So now the folowing things he should take care
1) avoid to extra stress
2) diet should be low salt and no fatty diet. advisable to take lots of fruits and vegetables. no junk food or fast food
3) daily morning walk
4) take lots of natural antioxidant
5) if diabetic maintain the blood sugar within normal range with diet and managment
6) live a life with relax
Answered: Sun, 6 Mar 2011
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