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2123020 tn?1335045458 Hi there, Uncontrolled blood pressure can result in severe complications like stroke, heart attack .kidney failure etc.Besides taking your medications regularly there are certain things which should be taken care of. You should maintain a healthy weight range for your height and body type. Exercise or brisk walk daily for 30-45 minutes can help in alleviating stress. Limiting sodium intake by eliminating table salt, cooking salt, and salty and processed foods can help in some extent.
Avatar n tn Stroke is caused by the same mechanism as a heart attack but is due to a lack of blood to the brain. By reducing your risk for heart attack you also reduce your risk for stroke. Take care of yourself and happy walking ^_^. Information provided here is for education only. It is not intended to replace your doctors care. Only your physician can make specific diagnosis and recommend treatment.
Avatar f tn The presence of cavities, gingivitis and missing teeth can predict stroke. Regular brushing and flossing can prevent heart disease and stroke. This is merely an advice and not a substitute for clinical examination. For more queries and assistance visit a dentist. I sincerely hope it helps. Good luck and take care!
Avatar m tn Calcium boosts risk of heart attack, stroke for women, study finds https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-checkup/post/calcium-boosts-risk-of-heart-attack-stroke-for-women-study-finds/2011/04/19/AFKcJK5D_blog.
Avatar m tn //www.everydayhealth.com/health-report/atrial-fibrillation-and-stroke/diet-tips-for-afib.aspx?
1346447 tn?1327862572 Yes try it and let me know how it works for you, and tell your wife hello and good health from me - her stroke gets better every day. Sorry about your heart attack, but I assume the alkaline diet will be good for you also.
Avatar n tn calorie-count.com It is not a diet but a pretty nice site for counting calories and analyzing your diet. I have used this site for over 9 months. I have lost 50 pounds, my blood pressure has dropped from 145/88 to 115/75, my cholesterol has come down to 160, I have dropped one cholesterol drug, and one blood pressure med. I was a type II diabetic and am now off all diabetic meds. I exercise daily, a one hour walk, and am feeling better than I have in 20 years. I am 63 years old. I believe Dr.
Avatar m tn At the age of 30 I had a stroke. During the time I was in the hospital they found an enlarge heart. I am still hear and kicking at the wonderful age of 51. In 1998 a implantabled defibillator was put in. My question is at this age could I still continue a preferbly long life?
Avatar m tn If this trend continues, you are indeed at high risk for developing cardiovascular disease such as heart attach or stroke. I recommend starting a diet and exercise program immediately, which may even help with improving your mood. In my opinion you do NOT need a stress echo since it is unlikely that you would have significant blockages in your arteries AT THIS TIME, unless you have some discomfort or pain when you exert yourself.
Avatar m tn Hello Your elevated cholesterol and LDL cholesterol place you at a higher risk for heart attack stroke and limb loss. These are likely a result of your diet and behavioral factors including sedentary lifestyle. The stress test is to evaluate the effects of stress and elevated blood pressure on your hearts function.
Avatar n tn I had a minor stroke 4 days ago and I also have a very rapid heart rate. My doctor sent me for a Cat Scan and blood tests yesterday. I have since eliminated alcohol, cigarettes, fats & sugars from my life. Can you tell me how soon & what type of exercise I should do to improve my well-being, also if the stroke was caused by fatty deposits do these deposits go away in time by retaining a healthy lifestyle.
Avatar n tn My father had and his siblings have large waistlines in proportion to rest of their bodies (even when younger). There is a predisposition for heart problems in their family. My mother died from a stroke and her family also are blessed with disporportionate waistlines. Wheneve I do lose weight, the waistline seems to be the last to go. If the article I read is true and I am at a higher risk for heart/stroke problems, what can I do to remedy this? Thank you.
Avatar m tn A few weeks ago, my brother underwent a stroke and did the cardiac stress test later which was good. But, as he still had a pain in his chest, he underwent an angiogram too. Following is the report of the angiogram.
Avatar m tn Conduction disease can be a result of a number of causes including coronary ischemia, medications, and/or underlying problems with the conduction system itself. Minimizing the risk of having a heart attack and/or stroke are targeted at maintaining good cardiovascular fitness -- including optimal BP, diabetes, and lipid control, avoiding tobacco use, and regular diet and exercise.
Avatar m tn 1) Eating yogurt for heart. 2) Eating cheerios cereal for heart. 3) Tried raisins - bleh! 4) Took Flaxseed Oil for heart.
Avatar f tn I have high cholestrol with positive family history of heart problems. What are my chances of stroke etc during pregnancy This discussion is related to <a href='/posts/show/294049'>Pregnancy and Stroke</a>.
469720 tn?1388146349 Stroke Risk Factors Some stroke risk factors are hereditary. Others are a function of natural processes. Still others result from a person's lifestyle. You can't change factors related to heredity or natural processes, but those resulting from lifestyle or environment can be modified with the help of a healthcare professional. Fortunately, most risk factors are under our control What risk factors for stroke can't be changed?
Avatar f tn High cholesterol puts you at risk for heart disease and stroke. Lowering your cholesterol can significantly reduce your chances of having a heart attack or stroke and often times lifestyle changes really do the trick with lowering cholesterol. Good luck.
Avatar n tn With hypertension, diet should be low on the salt and fatty portions. With heart conditions, diet should be low on the fatty or cholesterol portions. It would also be good to have her Ideal Body Mass Index computed to see how she fares on the scale. Take care and keep us posted.
Avatar f tn 5 ounces of most nuts, including almonds, as part of a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol may reduce the risk of heart disease. And even though almonds are relatively high in fat and calories, studies show that eating almonds can actually help with weight loss (their protein, fiber, and monounsaturated fats provide the feeling of fullness, preventing overeating).
Avatar n tn There are other causes also that cause stroke, one being something called Atrial Fibrillation, which is an irregular heart beat, and this usually caused by high blood pressure, but not always. Other causes of stroke include any conditions that make the blood thick, such as cancers or autoimmune conditions, or inherited disorders.
Avatar m tn last 6-7 years i have a problem of stroke near to heart, my doctor says that time your heart beat sound is missing and say to me for a cardiac check up, i done comp-lit cardiac check up in 2007 The Baroda Heart Institute, Vadodara, Gujarat, India. my report is nil, cardiology doctor says you have not a heart trouble, he says to me i think gas- acidity or muscular pain. few months ago i feel that strokes again, i check comp-lit cardiac check up in Ahmedabad U.N.