Will my stress affect my condition with my heart problem ?
I have mitral valve regurgitation , prolapse, and palpitations and possibly an unstable angina . I work with clothing and then home with a 2 yr. old, 3 mo. old and a 34 yr. old husband who acts like a teenager.
The effects of stress on the body are well documented and stress management can reduce the risk of a number of diseases, including heart-related problems. Stress is also a huge aspect of emotional health problems. Breathing exercises, relaxation exercises and meditation exercises can all be useful in managing stress. Check out Your Total Health for great tips on how to manage the stresses in your life!
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Hi, I would as Cardiologist. I am 44 years old, weight 106 kg, and my father died last year on heart operation, due to angina pectoris (heart veins blockage). I start getting hypertension from 3 years ago (then was overweight 130kg), then get medicine attacand 4 mg. From then, my BP was under control (about 135 /85). Five months ago, I start getting problems with sudden dizziness and BP increase, and my medicine is changed to Concor 5mg. I am busy on my work, it was happening again during the stress and long meetings my condition went wrong: dizziness, weakness and slight body shaking, pale face, mouth get dry, heart start running, complete loss of concentration, then need to leave, have a walk, take some food, and condition improves. Due to this, my concor daily dosage is reduced 3 months ago, on concor cor 2.5mg (BP under-pressure was suspected). I am having normal life, walk in evening near the beach about 3km, no problems, but it is happening during the work after stress, after tough and exhausting discussions, in physical peace /sitting, I start feel week, dizzy, my heart start running, jumping, body weakness, almost shaking, dry mouth, complete loss of concentration, generally very unpleasant feel. When come home, and measure my BP it is about 135 /85. Sometimes, when I expect stress day on work, I am taking 1.5mg Bromazepan, rarely 3mg Bromazepan. Maybe I should try to fully quit Bromazepan. I am wondering also is any difference between Concor and Concor COR?
Hi, i am 30 ys old unmarried girl ,my body time is slim ,i had some severe stress these days because of that i am suffering from heaviness feeling in my heart some times nausea feeling and all time felling little pain and heaviness in heart even though i have started to br busy and happy but still not coming out of this problem please suggest some exercise or home remedy to come out from the problem and stress both
i have a lot of stress from school. i m studying nursing (RN). I easily get overwhelmed and overtaken by fear and my heart feels like jumping out of my chest from this fear. I feel like my brain cells (neurons) are excessively firing up, uncontrollably: i can hear them them humming. my head gets really warm. i start to sweat from my neck. my ears feel like freezing. i get body chills, as if i was in freezing temperatures. when i have clinical day at the hospital everything gets worse. i wear sweat pants and s sweater under my scrubs and still feel like my skin is freezing cold but my head sweats!. again, my neurons feel like firing up uncontrollably my head gets warm and i start to sweat from my neck. my main complaint is that i get overtaken by fear, or anxiety maybe, that i lose concentration. i lose focus. i cant even talk right. i feel i should be a patient in the psych department. I have a primary doctor who prescribed an SSRI, but it is making my symptoms worse. i feel like running out of the house and taking an endless walk/jog/run. i wonder if there is something else (another medication) that will calm my fears, or anxiety, or whatever that is, that would not make me more hyper, and rather, that it should calm my neurons down; not make them more hyperactive ? i have a long history of breathing problems allergies to dust mites, pollen, mold, trees, grass, cat and dog dander, etc etc etc i now realize that suffering from breathing problems and not being treated for it made me depressed (i grew up in a remote area of the world, no doctors). i am 32 yo male, 5 8 , 190 LBS. i dont smoke nor drink nor do illicit drugs currently taking Allergy medications: Zyrtec, Advair for asthma, Dymista for allergic rhinitis, Pataday for eye allergy. i have albuterol PRN. my theory is that my body got conditioned from an early age to always be on the defensive because of my allergies. growing up i never felt healthy, i was always clearing my throat, my nose, sneezing, teary eyes, noise in my ears (pooping), congested sinus and congested lungs, i usually felt fatigued, i get sinus pain often. my stresses include school work, clinical days at hospital, im short on money, i need to hurry up and finish school so i can start paying the bills. parents need to retire and i need to take over. mom is waiting on me. she is tired, her muscles ache from working long hours. she is 65. my primary doctor suggested i see a psychiatrist. but the thing is my insurance which is $150 per month doesnt cover much of my health expenses. and my copayment is $75 to see a specialist. plus 40% of the total cost. and i have plenty more worries that would fill up a book. once again, is there something out there that would calm my fears, clam my heart down, calm my neurons down, that is safe ? am i asking for a miracle ?
Hi, my name is jean pierre im 27 yrs old and its been one week im having palpitation. its started out on a big night out with friends and all of a sudden i started to feel really bad i though it was alcohol but my heart keep beating fast and fast, i though i was going to pass out ;( been to the hospital directly and had a ecg done, blood pressure test too and a diabetic test all came out good. the doctor asked me if i was stressed. he gave me calm pills and told me i could go home... next day i woke up fine but hours later its started again. the beat was so hard that u could literally see my heart beat while looking at my shirt. been to the hospital again had another ecg done and a hb blood test all came out good again my hb test was 15 (normal range is 12-18). again told me its was stress... ive seen a cardiologist who did another ecg and and echography and then again the result was good. its been like one month now im living with palpitations everyday... its ruining my life ;( even at work too its affect me. now im taking 40mg of inderall everyday. the heartbeat is more and more strong. next step is the holter monitor for 24hrs. why all of a sudden i started to get all these palpitations?? i never had them before. i do loads of sports too... they say(the docs) im stressed and could be panic attacks... ive nether suffered from panic attacks before... plz help... sorry for my english cause where i live, we speak french here.
Hi, i hope you can help me , i m a 52 year old male and have a history of high blood pressure , it has effected my heart causing a problem called left ventrical hypertrophy i ve been on cozzar for the past 4 years and beteblockers for 10 ...the last echo i had showed that the lvh had reversed so my cardioligist told me to stop taking the cozzar as my blood pressure was slightly low...ive been feeling unwell recently with really bad episodes of chest pain and palpitation and heart flutter but the monitor i had on only showed minor missed beats ..when i was feeling the episodes of palpitations i pressed the button but when the results were looked at ..the opinion was that they were only picking up artifact , could it be that the interpretation was wrong? as i know i was having really bad episodes at the time of pressing the monitor..i ve asked him to do a physiology test as i know it would eliminate me having to wear the monitor again and also if there was something wrong they could fix it possibly with ablation but he doesn t want to do the physiology test as he doesn t think he will gain anything by doing it ...can you tell me can i insist on getting the electrophysiology test done and do you think i should maybe go back on the cozzar any help you can give me will be much appreciated ...many thanks
I m a 35 year old male. 310 lbs. And 6 1 . I have diabetes and it is not totally under control. I have a high pulse, usually runs around 100, but my blood pressure and cholesterol are both perfect every time they re checked. I will go through boughts of chest discomfort and what I guess are palpitations. My heart beats fast and I am very aware of it in my chest, neck and left arm. There is slight pain on or around where my heart is. No slightness of breath. This can sometimes go on for days. Been checked by cardiologist and found nothing wrong, but the speed of the pulse and awareness of rapid and intense heart beats is very troubling. Any idea what s going on with me?
Started having palpitations over 6 months ago. Seemed worry-sum then, doc here reccommended i be monitored with this strap-round belt for 24 hours...It happens off an on still. No strenous activites, but why hasn't it all call quits.
Hello Doctor, Need your expert advice here,request you to please guide me on this and let me know the further process Medical history 1. Bronchitis asthma 2. Thalassemia Minor 3. Severe Iron deficiency anemia 4. Shoulder pain , muscle pain in...
when I first wake up in the morning I have sweaty feet fast heart rate 140 Plus it lasts about 20-30 minutes and then I'm fine the rest of the day I've had blood work I've had everything only thing I have is Hashimoto's.