Heart disease by weight

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Avatar m tn what is difference between Heart attack and Angina pain
Avatar f tn t any family history of heart disease. My age does not indicate towards heart problems. I am so worried abt my health and future. Somebody plz help me. If i am at risk of heart attack or CAD. What should i do. Plz reply.
1200240 tn?1289339687 My hubby has heart disease.He went along to the GP yesterday and he is refering him back to the consultant for further investigation as he has been coming over very poorly and his pulse was low. The GP told him the consultant will probably tell him he's to have a heart bypass which is worrying him now. Today he came over bad in himself as he has been doing quite a lot, he seems a shadow of his normal self.He gets so fatigued and feels very ill in himself.
Avatar m tn Multivitamin-Mineral Use Is Associated with Reduced Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Mortality among Women in the United States. http://jn.nutrition.org/content/early/2015/01/07/jn.114.204743.
469720 tn?1388146349 Yet another worry for those folks who don't get enough sun exposure throughout the year. Low vitamin D levels may increase the risk for Cardiovascular disease ie heart attack and stroke If you have low vitamin D levels, correcting the deficiency may reduce the risk for heart disease, new research suggests. The studies build on the researchers' previous work linking low levels of vitamin D to an increased risk for heart disease.
Avatar n tn I am writing to ask if weight gain after by-pass surgery is normal? My husband had four by-passes just five weeks ago and continues to gain fluid weight. Our doctor has him on 80 mg lasix a day and some of the weight is coming off but he is still swollen in his legs and lower abdomen. He is diabetic and on insulin (70/30 nuvlog). He also takes medicaiton for high blood pressure, gout, and cholesterol.
4031436 tn?1349148172 I have coronary artery disease, I have been gaining so much weight, I eat very little but i am retaining a lot of fluid in my hands and my feet, I look like a balloon, I am so uncomfortable, I take coreg twice a day and furosemide once a day. I also have stage 3 kidney disease, I need some really good advice on why I am gaining so much. I am hurting constantly my legs, feet and pretty much every where, i am pretty sure it is from the weight. Please help and give me some answers and advice. soon.
Avatar f tn Hi Lucky i read your post...try to remember that the heart sits in the center of the chest between the nipple lines and very slightly to the left. The great news is that your EKG's have come out great so at this point if you have had a complete work up and exam and everything is coming back negative if it were my body i would try to do process of elimination.
Avatar f tn You do not mention other health issues, so it is likely that his weight does not increase because of his heart condition. Once the valve problem is solved, he should develop normally. If the repair is successful the outlook is normally very good.
Avatar n tn Posted By CCF CARDIO MD - MTR on October 12, 1998 at 08:27:58: In Reply to: GRAVES' DISEASE posted by JEANNIE on October 10, 1998 at 01:52:59: Everything i've been told or have read on graves' says it causes weight loss[hyperthyroidism].... so why is it that i know of at least 5 other people besides myself that have weight gain and is extremely difficult to loose???? _ Dear Jeannie, thank you for your question.
Avatar n tn Posted By jeannie on October 12, 1998 at 16:40:45: In Reply to: Re: GRAVES' DISEASE posted by CCF CARDIO MD - MTR on October 12, 1998 at 08:27:58: Everything i've been told or have read on graves' says it causes weight loss[hyperthyroidism].... so why is it that i know of at least 5 other people besides myself that have weight gain and is extremely difficult to loose???? I have lost the weight but it was extremely difficult to do(lost 100lbs.
Avatar n tn I am also RAI treated GD. I have no more of a problem with weight gain or weight loss, as I had before RAI and GD. Life style change of diet, maintenance diet, and exerxise, for life. There is no magic soluction.
Avatar n tn This is actually heart disease in people but perhaps someone can help. Swimming is low impact exercise and is excellent. But not sure if it's good for someone with pulmonary hypertension. Swimming can be quite strenuous and make even the healthiest person become short of breath. Have you asked the vet about this?
1315420 tn?1344299361 heart catherization at hospital. no heart disease.
Avatar m tn The most comprehensive review of clinical trials on nut consumption in relation to cardiovascular disease showed consuming just one ounce of walnuts five or more times a week about a handful every day can slash heart disease risk by nearly 40 percent. And a recent study showed two ounces a day was enough to significantly improve blood flow to and from the heart in just 8 weeks, without causing weight gain.
Avatar n tn Physical Signs of Heart Disease Swelling of Your Feet and Lower Legs Retention of fluid in the feet and legs is known as peripheral edema. Edema may appear as "sock marks" at the end of the day. Mild peripheral edema is common. Your doctor may check for this sign by pressing a finger against your ankle or shin bone to see if a depression is left behind. This is called "pitting edema.
Avatar n tn Hello, Microvessel disease refers to the smaller arteries in the heart not visualized on coronary angiography. It is proven by using medications and pressure or flow catheters during cardiac catheterization to show an abnormal response to medications that typically dilate arteries. It is associated with obesity, diabetes, and often occurs in patients with metabolic syndrome (hypertension, increased triglycerides, obesity, diabetes).
Avatar f tn had open heart surgery and lung disease have to be on h2o
Avatar n tn my heart start beating fast for around 7-10 minutes on nervousness and end only if after 10 mins i lay down Is this a disease and suggest remedy and reason why it happens
3060903 tn?1398565123 statins are given to high sholesterol , low dose statin may be good.. blood pressure meds, extemely effective, people eover the age of 60, before lifestue, 150 is when you use drugs, upper 150, old scool water pill direetic , liefstyle can revere extreme heart disease reduction in health care by 50% exercise.
Avatar f tn The dizziness turned out to be low blood sugar from hours of not eating. My father died from heart disease at age 39 and his father at age 51. I had a recent surgery on my tailbone and had an EKG during my pre-op. If there was a problem would it not have shown up on the EKG? Should I be concerned?
Avatar n tn Can I safely stop taking Plavix and continue with th 81mg of asprin. I did not have a heart attack, I had an agina attack. I had open heart surgery, one bypass in the LAD in 2000. I am bruising very easy lately and wonder if I'm doing more harm than good with the current medications.
Avatar f tn I am 34 and average weight. At age 32 i was life flighted for heart attack. I had 99% blockage and fixed with a stent. At age 33, had 90% blockage and fixed with balloon. I have never eaten meat, cholesterol good, only triglycerides elevated at 300. Strong family history but I am by far the youngest. I take plavix, asa, vytorin, mvi, and lisinopril. Will i have a difficult time conceiving and if I do become pregnant, what kind of pregnancy can I expect? Thank you so much.