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Dr. Ravindranath

Cardiologist, Bangalore

Dr. Ravindranath Cardiologist, Bangalore
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I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning....more
I pride myself in attending local and statewide seminars to stay current with the latest techniques, and treatment planning.
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Dr. Ravindranath is a popular Cardiologist in Basavanagudi, Bangalore. You can visit him at Trinity Hospital & Heart Foundation in Basavanagudi, Bangalore. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Ravindranath on Lybrate.com.

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My wife is 35 weeks pregnant. Her BP has increased to 150/110. Doctors suggest for labour. What are the consequences to go for late pre-term labour? What are the important checklist we should be ready with? What are the important suggestions for child and mother care after labour? Anything, if I am missing, please suggest.

PhD, Human Energy Fields, Diploma in PIP, EFI, Aura scanning for Health evaluation; Energy field assessment, Fellowship Cardiac Rehabilitation, Cardiac Rehabilitation, MD (Ayur - Mind Body Med), Mind Body Medicine
Non-Invasive Conservative Cardiac Care Specialist, Pune
My wife is 35 weeks pregnant. Her BP has increased to 150/110. Doctors suggest for labour. What are the consequences ...
Full term is considered after completion of 37 weeks. Your wife's BP can be brought under control with mild medication, adequate food types and proper rest. Take a second opinion from a conservative gynecologist. The reason for induced labor may not be BP alone. Try natural in all possibilities. Regards.
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My father is suffering with cholesterol problem and at same time with sever cough only some times. Recently he is taking medicines to reduce cholesterol. What is the diet and future process to reduce it. And he also had a high blood pressure.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
My father is suffering with cholesterol problem and at same time with sever cough only some times. Recently he is tak...
He has to eat food with low fat content and has to do exercise regularly on alternate days for lifetime.
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I am sixtyfive years old having blood pressure and suffering from knee pain due to osteoarthritis. I will like to take homeopathy treatment only. Please advise. R S Wadhwa.

MS - Orthopaedics, Diploma In Orthopaedics (D. Ortho), MBBS
Orthopedist, Delhi
I am sixtyfive years old having blood pressure and suffering from knee pain due to osteoarthritis. I will like to tak...
I don't have any knowledge about homeopathy but you can go for it. Crux of the treatment lies in physiotherapy. Do it regularly.
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My left hand pulse is coming 73 and right side pulse is coming 65 why it is happening.

M B B S, M. D (Internal Medicine)
General Physician, Nellore
My left hand pulse is coming 73 and right side pulse is coming 65 why it is happening.
Your pulse rate keeps changing constantly second to second. By the time you counted in one hand and went to the other hand, it can change. There is no fixed constant pulse rate for any human being. There is only a normal range. Even bp is usually different in the arms of the same person and changes from minute to minute. These are multifactorial as your body keeps adjusting to daily minute to minute factors internal and external. Don't worry about it. Your finding is not a disease. It is only misinterpretation due to your ignorance.
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I am suffering from dry cough for the ladt 2 weeks and I have chest pain whenever I cough hard. Can you suggest what should be done?

PGDHHM, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am suffering from dry cough for the ladt 2 weeks and I have chest pain whenever I cough hard. Can you suggest what ...
Antitussive cough syrp will be helpful. Do lukewarm water gargles twice a day. Take steam inhalation twice daily. . Drink plenty of liquids. Eat healthy diet. Take adequate rest. If still symptoms persists, get ur xray chest pa view done, cbc done.
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Sir .my lipid profile and blood sugar report as under. blood sugar (f) 132.7 mg/dl Total cholesterol 178.9 Hdl 46.1 Ldl 91.86 Vldl 40.94 Trig204. 7 Several times I am suffering fm colitis. Please advice sir.

MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Surat
Sir .my lipid profile and blood sugar report as under.
blood sugar (f) 132.7 mg/dl Total cholesterol 178.9
Hdl 46.1
L...
Just take Sulphur 6C daily in morning and evening for 5 days. It will start reducing. Still if you have any query. Please feel free to ask. Take care. :)
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I'm suffering from severe ctvs problem my heart is working just 20% my aorta has been expanding doctors refused to undergo operation what's my best treatment now ?

CCP, MBA, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Karnal
I'm suffering from severe ctvs problem my heart is working just 20% my aorta has been expanding doctors refused to un...
It is very important that you undergo hridaya vasti immediately at a good panchakarma centre near u.
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Why Women Are More Vulnerable to Heart Diseases Post Menopause

DM (CARDIOLOGY), MD (MEDICINE), MBBS
Cardiologist, Gurgaon
Why Women Are More Vulnerable to Heart Diseases Post Menopause

Menopause brings about a lot of changes in a woman's body. It not only signifies the end of her fertility and child bearing days, but it is a sign of growing age and the body progressing in a new direction of aches, pains and vulnerability. While some of these are natural, others can prove to be dangerous as it significantly increases the risk of heart disease (unlike common myths, women do get heart attacks). The risk factor is also goes up if the woman suffers from diabetes, obesity and high blood pressure. One of the widely known, but well ignored fact remains that women with a sedentary lifestyle increase their risk and vulnerability to all of these diseases. A family history in heart disease can also turn into a risk factor when menopause sets in.

The natural age of menopause is considered to be around 50 and when a woman reaches this age, the estrogen levels in her body experience a sharp drop. This hormone is partly responsible in maintaining heart health in women. Other factors that are triggered during menopause include changes in body fat distribution from a gynoid to an android pattern, reduced glucose tolerance, abnormal plasma lipids, increased blood pressure, increased sympathetic tone, endothelial dysfunction and vascular inflammation. 

Experiencing menopause? Here's how you can lower your risk of heart disease

A healthy lifestyle never comes by accident, only by choice. And this is an essential key in controlling diseases that come as a side effect of menopause too. Here are some thing you can do:

  1. Walk / Exercise: This isn't a 5-day week practice. You need to exercise throughout the week in order to maintain heart health. It helps your heart to pump blood through your body and also reduces risks to other diseases like high blood pressure and cholesterol. One key benefit is that it helps keeps the weight off - that should be good reason to walk an extra mile.
  2. Choose a healthy diet: Most people mistake a diet to be about not eating the things you really like. A good diet can be made very tasty and can also be portioned in such a way that it leaves less room for craving. As always avoid the junk, deep fries and extra helping of cheese.
  3. Hormonal therapy: There has been contradicting evidence on hormonal replacement therapy for estrogen can lower the risk of heart disease. Some women continue to be advised this treatment based on their particular case history, especially for women who undergo surgical menopause (when the uterus and other reproductive organs many have to be removed due to life threatening conditions like cancer).
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I have slight pain in my chest. It comes almost thrice a week. Should I take that seriously and how can I overcome that pain.

MBBS
General Physician, Jalgaon
I have slight pain in my chest. It comes almost thrice a week. Should I take that seriously and how can I overcome th...
It may be muscular or due to acidity avoid oily spicy and fast food please do light exercise daily have a habit of walking daily to be on safe side pl have ecg.
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Having pain in top back and center of chest. It's internal pain not always. When I down and up. Pain happen.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Having pain in top back and center of chest. It's internal pain not always. When I down and up. Pain happen.
You are having pain due to muscle pull due to heavy exercise.Don't do It very fast.Take a break in between.You will gradually overcome this problem
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Serum triglycerides is 230 mg/dl for me at the age of 21 years, 178 cm height and 64.5 KG weight. Is this normal for me? What to do to reduce it quickly? What is the linkage/relation between serum triglycerides and LDL cholesterol?

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Serum triglycerides is 230 mg/dl for me at the age of 21 years, 178 cm height and 64.5 KG weight. Is this normal for ...
Your triglycerides level is little high...avoid oily food...and do exeecises...take medohar guggul 1-1 tab twice a day...
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I have 5'3 height and 82 kg and I am female. What should be my ideal weight? I have pain in left chest since last four days. It started when I want to cry too loud but I couldn't and after sometime I cried a lot before four days because of some personal reason. What should I do?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have 5'3 height and 82 kg and I am female. What should be my ideal weight? I have pain in left chest since last fou...
your weight should not be more than 60 kg. you should try and loose 20 kg by dieting and exercises to stay away from lifestyle associated diseases. Get a resting ecg to rule out cardiac nature of chest pain. do 45 min brisk walk daily eat low fat, low carbohydrate, predominantly proteins diet. use plenty of salads,non sweet fruits,and green vegetables. avoid junk food and fast food. drink plenty of water.
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My 6 month old son has hole in heart that is vsd size is 6 mm it is exactly in perimemeranous part by birth he is having hole he is gaining weight and feeding well whether it is possible to close the hole? Or have to go for surgery?

M.D.( Pediatrics), DCH
Pediatrician,
My 6 month old son has hole in heart that is vsd size is 6 mm it is exactly in perimemeranous part by birth he is hav...
Wait and watch. Follow up regularly with 2D Echo. If size is decreasing and growth is normal no need to intervene.
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I fell chest pain when I talk .i have checked upby stress echo but doctor report all value normal .give advise.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I fell chest pain when I talk .i have checked upby stress echo but doctor report all value normal .give advise.
Dear Lybrateuser, -Do regular exercises like walking, jogging, swimming for 30 min, also do yoga & deep breathing for 10-15 min in the morning, these will help improve your lung reserves & may give relief to your problem.
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Which is good for heart patients, may they eat non vegetarian which is preparable food for them?

MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Kolkata
Which is good for heart patients, may they eat non vegetarian which is preparable food for them?
Nonveg. Food permitted provided lean meat & fish preparation are to be taken. But no egg yolk, prawn, are to be taken. But mind that sak sabji phal (fruit) mul (rooty veg) rog kranti nirmul. Healtthy life is to be acheived better in veg diet.

I went for the medical of airforce but the doctor told me that you are unfit for ecg abnormality (rbbb) what I do for fit in ecg the re medical will be on 16 august please help sir.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I went for the medical of airforce but the doctor told me that you are unfit for ecg abnormality (rbbb) what I do for...
Not possible to get it corrected in such a short time. Medical tests are done to favor you, do get examined and treated first and then think about a suitable job.
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I am suffering from cholesterol from 2 years and I want to know that is I m in risk of heart related diseases?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am suffering from cholesterol from 2 years and I want to know that is I m in risk of heart related diseases?
high cholesterol is risky for heart. High triglycerides and CHOLESTEROL can cause atherosclerotic heart disease or narrowed coronary arteries in the heart can cause the symptoms of angina, when theheart muscle is not provided with enough oxygen to function. Decreased blood supply to the brain may be due to narrowed small arteries in the brain or because the larger carotidarteries in the neck may become blocked. This can result in a transient ischmic attack or stroke. Peripheral artery disease describes gradual narrowing of the arteries that supply the legs. During exercise , if the legs do not get enough blood supply, they can develop pain , called claudication . Other arteries in the body may also be affected by plaque buildup causing them to narrow, including the mesenteric arteries to the intestine and the renal arteries to the kidney.
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Urine color is yellowish since last 6 years. BP remains high everyday for last two years. Cough generates excessively in chest. Right side in chest pain remains regularly since last 3 years. Please suggest that this problem is how much serious?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Urine color is yellowish since last 6 years. BP remains high everyday for last two years.
Cough generates excessively...
I think you should consult a local doctor as you require a thorough physical examination -----------do not waste time--------
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Doctor, I am suffering from anxiety problem and chest pain, I am 44 years old F, my body is trembling. What to do ?

MD - Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Pune
Doctor, I am suffering from anxiety problem and chest pain, I am 44 years old F, my body is trembling. What to do ?
Sympathetic hyperactivity occurs when you feel anxious and this often leads to the tremblimg, palpitations and head heaviness. Seeking help from a professional if self help tips don't help would be important and useful. Self help in form of sleeping well, eating healthy, exercises and regular interaction with friends and relatives would be useful.
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My heart beat is increasing day by day. How to decrease my bp levels. Please tell me.

MD - Homeopathy
Homeopath, Vadodara
My heart beat is increasing day by day. How to decrease my bp levels. Please tell me.
There some exercises like meditation, pranayams, relaxations etc to control it upto certain extent. If it is very severe or persistent for a long time then better consult with more details so that a proper homeopathic medicines can be prescribed.
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