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Heart Health Community

WELCOME TO THE COMMUNITY: This patient support community is for discussions relating to general heart health and topics that are heart-health related such as nutrition, diet, and heart-healthy exercises. Please visit our Heart Disease, Heart Rhythm and Heart Cancer communities for discussions relating to all other cardiovascular disease and treatments.
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I got an abnormal ekg at the hospital the other day they said it was “fast” and my discharge papers say atrial rate:108 p-r interva...
My wife had open heart surgery in January and about a month later started having itching all over. Headed into October and no answers. Sh...
what does the stress test mean when it comes back abnormal with impressions of small area of mild distal anterior wall ischemia, no fixe...
Last week at the doctor's for a check up, my blood pressure was normal, heart rate 70 beats per minute, so he reduced my already-lowest-d...
I pray someone understands these symptoms I must sleep sitting straight up. If I fall on side and sleep, while it’s initially comfortab...
Hi, i was born with the hole in the heart. my mother stop my medicine when she feels that im okay. but then i have my medical examination...
I have high cholesterol and I haven’t received any medication yet, because I think I’m considered too young. However, I do take fish oil ...
I've been having tremendous chest pain, heart palpitations (pounding) and shortness of breath since April of 2015. This all happened sho...
I am 18 I have a bicuspid aortic valve. Saw a docter a while ago and he said "it is advised to not have any tattoos or piercings". I aske...
I am a 52 year old male, I am over weight but have lost 103 pounds. Now my resting heart rate is 58 to 60,, is that ok? I've been taking ...
I’m 15 years old 126lbs and 5’7” I’m in shape and relatively healthy. Every time I do any standing cardio my heart rate spike to 190-200 ...
Hello :) I seem to be a little confused how doctors come up with PVCS/24 number count. For example, if i wore a monitor for 5 days an...
I'm a 34 year old woman (and a smoker, I know it's bad and I am trying to quit) and there's a history of heart disease in my family (my m...
I am 43 and (unfortunately) not in shape- 5'7" 200lbs. I recently noticed a drop in my pulse rate and blood pressure that is proving to b...
I have had palpitations and SVT for years and then learned I had a bicuspid aortic valve and recently told I also have MVP. I am plan...
I’ve been having chest pains not in one specific area that come and go .. sometimes it’s on my right side sometimes left other times midd...
This is the third time I’ve had chest pain that last for seconds with arm pain att the same time, it’s like if something is connected, th...
Im a 21 year old male, when I was 16 I was found to have social anxiety, low blood pressure & also an irregular heart beat. i found myse...
Since fall in 2017, I've been having heart palpitations and a little bit of chest pain, but it wasn't bad and only occurred once in awhil...
when a person has a quadruple bypass and had not been having a lot of symptoms from the emphysema, had not been on oxygen, etc but is now...
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