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EKG
I had an EKG last week at my annual check up with my primary care doctor. He said it was 98 which could be...More
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EKG
I had an EKG last week at my annual check up with my primary care doctor. He said it was 98 which could be...More
Posted by An_254364
LVAD discussions, tips and advice
We are a group of LVADers providing tips, how to and support for the LVAD community. We has sections on the...More
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Casien protein taken while on Heart medication
I have a question about Casein Protein. I have been reading that Casein Protein is good to take at night...More
Posted by commanderdusty
Need help with echocardiogram results
I have been feeling very sick for almost 3 months. Very short of breath, started out just with exertion and...More
Posted by dd36inor
Chest /Heart Issues
Im 27 ...my heart races alot daily for no reason and theres tightness and pressure around it ... its not...More
Posted by krissy_84
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Drug Question
You have a 50 yr old F with HX CHD, HTN, CHF, DM, allergies: Morphine, Codeine, Anaprox. She is going in...More
Posted by paramedic6031
ECG - suspect anterior myocardial infarction
Hi, i am 33 male 5'7" and 70Kg weight. Yesterday as a toutine health check up i tool an ECG which gives me...More
Posted by suri2509
Heart rate stays at 160 after exercise
Okay so I was working out today at the gym. I usually do this at least once a week. Today however I was...More
Posted by khaleesi12
Ideas
I am a 49 yr old M with HX HTN, COPD, Sleep Apnea, Borderline DM, Hypothyroidism, Vit D Deficiant, Bells...More
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My husband with refrusing treatment after possible...
My husband held his left side while on a ladder and said "My heart,my heart" He was sweating and trembling.I...More
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sudden death heart problems
my 22 yr old grandson was admitted to the hospital with what the doctors think may be something called...More
Posted by An_254194
After heart attack advise
I recently had a heart attack and suffered damage to the left side of my heart. A stent was inserted to...More
Posted by amillerjr2
After heart attack advise
I recently had a heart attack and suffered damage to the left side of my heart. A stent was inserted to...More
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Minimal Pericardial Effusion
Hello Back in May of this year I had an echo done for palpitations and they ended up finding a very small...More
Posted by kari69
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Angiogram choices
I saw a cardiologist last week and he has me scheduled for an angiogram next week due to abnormalities on my...More
Posted by agapeman
Bundle branch block
I just had my annual with my cardiologist and the ecg showed BBB. He is sending me for an echocardiogram but...More
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Swollen feet
So i drink too much, and am a big kid still chasing skirt at 51 years old on October first. This morning i...More
Posted by Flyboy009
Confused, large mass on or near heart.
Found out my dad has a tennis ball sized mass on part of or near his heart. Depending on who I ask the...More
Posted by Klausybear
Heart Issue
I've had a right bundle branch block for an unknown number of years and doctors have always said it was...More
Posted by DaveHeyd
left branch bundle
anyone els have this
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IST vs. Sinus tach
I have been told that I have inappropriate sinus tach. by my cardiologist. Things started getting bad for...More
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Co-enzyme Q10
Hi - I have been taking Lipitor 20 mg for several years and doing fine - it has kept my cholesterol just...More
Posted by Anon_11642
heart pain and cant get a good breath or move just...
What could cause this can't move chest pain so bad I can't get a breath I have to put pressor on heart...More
Posted by knightmckinney
A-Fib Ablation w/ Loop Recorder Implant
I'm due to have ablation for well documented Atrial Fibrulation, and will have a Loop Recorder Implant....More
Posted by DaKittster
Problem with INR
My aunt, 46 years old, had an open heart surgery 25 years ago, and she had two valve replacements. Over...More
Posted by An_254011
RAPID HEART RATE
About 3 yrs ago, I started having fast heart rate and beat very hard late in the evenings or in the...More
Posted by tammyhayes2012
My potions concerning CAD
This is my first post and I'm here because of recently discovered heart issues. My doctor recommended I have a...More
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my father 78 went to hosp because he had retained 30 lbs of water. after he had lost this doctor performed...More
Posted by soonerjj
rapid heart rate
I am having problems where I have these "attacks" in the evening or in the middle of the night where my...More
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