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  • 1 hour ago

    chest pain morning

    Occasionally in last several years i'm awakened in early morning by dull chest pain, in middle of my chest. It doesn't extend to my arms. If i don't get up quickly and walk around it gets worse and worse and i can't stay in bed. After I'm up for a few minutes (10 to 20 or so) it subsides and i'm free of pain. This has occurred less than 10 times in last 5 years or so. After it happened several times, say maybe the 3rd time, i reported it to my physician and he had me undergo....
  • 21 hours ago

    Inducible reversible ischemia

    My wife is 34 years of age. She is tested positive with 'inducible reversible ischemia' in stress test (TMT). What does this mean? She generally does not have any abnormal pain except irregular migraine (for which she sometimes take saridon). Also, she underwent MTP around 1.5 years ago. She sometimes complain about abdominal pain. Is this necessarily mean any blockage and can saridon be a reason for plaque? Also, we were now planning to raise family. Does this possess any threat on future....
  • 1 day ago

    Heart palpitations and air burping

    I am according to my Dr. a very healthy, 6 2 150 lb, 47 year old male. Although he says my arms and legs (36 in inseam) are a little long and my heart has to work hard to get the blood out to them, little else is wrong with me, but maybe some mild asthma and allergies. So he says I may have some kind of heart thing where it skips a beat or whatever, can't recall the name (right?) but he said probably nothing to worry about but I can do an echo if I want. He said it would probably just make me....
  • 1 day ago

    Tachycardia reply

    i read a post were some ask about their heart rate reaching to 115 standing up and 70 sitting. I was diagnosed with a P E in my right lung in 2012 they stopped my blood thinners after 6 months and now I have extreme shoulder pain for more than 6 months i have been to the hospital 4 times 2 ct scans and a shirt fast ultra sound on my arm. The pain gets extreme. it hurts all thrb way dowm my arm. it has progressively gotten worse I have pin and needles in my going down my arm and shoulder. i have sharp....
  • 2 days ago


    I recently had an Ecg & it said normal sinus rhythm, my Gp said it looks fine but it did say old ateroseptal myocardial infarction. I’m confused as ecg read as normal?
  • 2 days ago

    Heart problem or anxiety!?

    Hi all. I’m 18 years old and always been a genuinely anxious person. I do worry a lot about my health and worry about symptoms a lot. I’m guilty for googling every symptom I feel and getting myself worked up about it. The main symptoms I get is heart palpitations, sometimes but not always, accompanied by chest pain. The sensation I get in my chest is frightening. It’s like a fierce flutter that happens randomly, I can be sat on the sofa watching telly, walking around, laying down and it also happens....
  • 4 days ago

    Heart Disease?

    Hello all, I am a 46 year old male with concerns of heart disease. I feel a constant pressure/heaviness in my chest. My blood pressure is normal and heart rate is at 80; however, I have extreme fatigue. I sleep 12-16 hours a day. I have been diagnosed with minor sleep apnea, which I use a cpap at night. However, it has not helped with the fatigue. I also feel small spasms in the bottom of both legs in combination with restless legs syndrome. My father has aortopulmonary collaterals extending from....
  • 4 days ago

    bloodpressure meds and anxiety

    Every single blood pressure med I have tried has created me to have anxiety. The one I am on now is suppose to help with anxiety but for me, it does not. My Dr. does not believe it is the BP meds which is causing my anxiety. I know it is as I was off of them for a few days and the anxiety went away and when I went bk on them it returned. I know I need them but is there anyway around this ?
  • 6 days ago


    My wife has been diagnosed with bouts of tachycardia. Before this diagnosis, she was having irregular heartbeats and a loop recorder was inserted in her chest to record these. These irregular heartbeats and tachycardia occur at any time of the day or night, she does have to be doing anything strenuous, just sitting, or sleeping. Just this morning after returning to bed from taking her medications, she was jolted from sleep by a bout of tachycardia. What can be causing these irregular heartbeats and....
  • 6 days ago

    Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy

    Are there any of you out there that have this condition also?