Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Discussions

Sort by:
High Blood Pressure/High Pulse/Low Pulse Ox help
Hi, I have always had a pretty high blood pressure, but it has always been somewhat well monitored with...More
Posted by wow1115
Dr. Beckerman:Question regarding husband--pain und...
He has had bypass surgery 31 years ago--has done well. Also had AAA surgery, with endovascular stent. Sees our...More
Posted by Anon_963
CRP and Cardiac Disease
2 months ago CRP was 15 3 weeks ago it was at 19. I had MI at 31, suffer from angina and recently diagnosed...More
Posted by An_257961
byepass surgery
even after 4months of the surgery there is numbness on heart side just below collar bone upto heart. will...More
Posted by nimbijodhan
byepass surgery
even after 4months of the surgery there is numbness on heart side just below collar bone upto heart. will...More
Posted by nimbijodhan
byepass surgery
even after 4months of the surgery there is numbness on heart side just below collar bone upto heart. will...More
Posted by nimbijodhan
Atrial septal defect
Hi, I'm 14 years old, i have an atrial septal defect, two years ago my dr told me I didn't need surgery to...More
Posted by danyelle_15
high calcium score, normal stress test
Hi, I'm new to this and writing about my mother who recently received a super high calcium score after a...More
Posted by An_257901
mitral valve re-repair
I recently learned that my surgery was a technical failure and that I have to have a re-repair or a...More
Posted by An_257890
Ongoing medicl issues not been able to get help fo...
Hi, Im coming here because I am beyond desperate at this point to get help/advice/a clear direction how to...More
Posted by timefortim
heart issue
hi i am a 45yr old male i have been having some issue with pressure and pain chest was in the hosp the other...More
Posted by jwo1969
10 yr old with Bicuspid Aortic Heart Disease
I don't really know how this works. But I need expert medical advice. My 10 yr old son has bicuspid heart...More
Posted by mommyca
Right bundle branch block and PVC's
I'm a 34 year old female who was just diagnosed with RBBB. I've been having PVCs for almost a year. In...More
Posted by An_257813
Dr. Beckerman: Dizziness daily--A/fib, inner ear p...
I have dealt with daily dizziness (not vertigo) just a feeling of lightheadedness since developing Meniere's....More
Posted by Anon_963
Suffers of heart failure - question
I suffer from heart failure for 18 years, mild, grade one. Taking no meds. Question: do your ankles swell...More
Posted by daizyweb
Suffers of heart failure - question
I suffer from heart failure for 18 years, mild, grade one. Taking no meds. Question: do your ankles swell...More
Posted by daizyweb
Sleep apnea + more
Hello, I've had sleep apnea for a while and I've had episodes where I would have body pain, a high fever,...More
Posted by An_257749
Holter vs Stress test
Why would one need to wear a 24 hr Holter and still have to have a stress test? What information does the...More
Posted by peptide
Edema
Recently I have had edema in my feet along with blotchy redness. I have an artificial aortic valve and wonder...More
Posted by peptide
Doubt validity of Nuclear Stress Test
I recently developed suspicious symptoms while walking/running: Tighness in chest, tighness in both shoulders...More
Posted by bertwig
New CAD Diagnosis
Three weeks ago my husband was diagnosed with advanced coronary artery disease just a few months shy of his...More
Posted by heathers82
Edema
Hi am a 56 yr old male with CHF, and Edema, (Legs) the swelling has gone down, but my girlfriend has...More
Posted by redbaron1958
This may seem crazy, but how much at risk are you ...
My 65 year old sister, a long time smoker, has had emphysema and copd for years. After a recent hospitalization...More
Posted by lmede
RE: HEART FORMING IT OWN BYPASS
During my last angiogram, I was told that my three heart arteries were completely blocked, but my heart...More
Posted by australia1952
Seek Assistance on Health and Medication
I have recently been placed on Ticagrelor tab.90mg (Brilinta) which is a blood thinner taken twice per...More
Posted by australia1952
Question about HDL
Hi - I have had to take Lipitor 20 mg for several years - my mom had same problem so guess I take after her....More
Posted by Anon_11642
Not happy With EP Part 2
Ok as you've seen from my earlier post the Metoprolol doesn't seem to be working. Yes my BP is fine....More
Posted by waynemonaghan1
chest pain after stent placement
I had a stent put in about 2 weeks ago and still have a dull ache between my breast. Sometimes it goes away while...More
Posted by pudty

Featuring Experts

James Beckerman, MD, FACC, is a cardiologist at the Providence St. Vincent Heart Clinic in Portland, OR. He graduated summa cum laude from Harvard Col...More

Helpful Tips

Nix Grapefruit & Statin DrugsExpert
Grapefruit & statin drugs can be a bad combination. Unlike other citrus fruits, grapefruit contains substances that disable certain ... More
Was this Helpful?
13 of 15 found this helpful

Expert Blog

The Heart Beat - James Beckerman, MD, FACC

Dr. James Beckerman shares how small, livable lifestyle changes can have a real impact on your risk of heart attack and stroke...Read More

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

For more information, visit the Duke Health General and Consultative Heart Care Center