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Dr. Shankar S

Cardiologist, Bangalore

Dr. Shankar S Cardiologist, Bangalore
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To provide my patients with the highest quality healthcare, I'm dedicated to the newest advancements and keep up-to-date with the latest health care technologies....more
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Dr. Shankar S is one of the best Cardiologists in Kanakapura Road, Bangalore. You can consult Dr. Shankar S at Deepak Nursing Home in Kanakapura Road, Bangalore. Book an appointment online with Dr. Shankar S and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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My age is 44 yrs. My wright is 95 kg height is 6 ft. Recently I did lipid and my Hdl is 30 and Ldl is 84. What can I do to reduce my weight as also to increase Hdl.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
My age is 44 yrs. My wright is 95 kg height is 6 ft. Recently I did lipid and my Hdl is 30 and Ldl is 84. What can I ...
High 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. Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress, take green veg., whole grain.garlic,. Take anti cholesterol medicines .
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Not diabetic and bp is 117/78 age 53 years and weight 60 kg. Can I do intensive workout ?

Cardiologist, Faridabad
Not diabetic and bp is 117/78 age 53 years and weight 60 kg. Can I do intensive workout ?
As age is 52 i dnt suggest u to do heavy work Brisk walking is best and u can do jogging in morning hrs do yoga it will b beneficial
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I am suffering from chest pain from two weeks, I feel like pain is from both lungs ,I am child smoker , smoking from 2 years daily 7 cigrate ,is this related to some cancer give me some solutions to quit smoking.

MD - Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Chennai
I am suffering from chest pain from two weeks, I feel like pain is from both lungs ,I am child smoker , smoking from ...
You need to stop smoking immediately and consult a chest physician, it can be due to lung inflammation or cardiac causes (angina). Get ecg, cxr, echo and blood tests to find the reason. If you can not stop smoking on your own, consult a psychiatrist for anti-craving drugs.
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I am suffering hypertension and my B. P is in the range 140/90, my age is 50 years and I am taking medicine to control it, is there any natural method to control it? and what precautions should be taken to keep my self healthy.

MBBS, Ph.D. Alternative medicine
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Patiala
I am suffering hypertension and my B. P is in the range 140/90, my age is 50 years and I am taking medicine to contro...
I need to know what medicine you are taking and since how long. There is a possibility of curing the hypertension completely with herbal treatment.
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I am mostly live alone in my home. So I face chest problems mostly. While alone noon to help me. Tell me all home remedy of chest pain.in my chest .there is no meat. So I look slim. How my chest fill full meat. Help me. I also problems of long sitting in one place.

MB, BS. M.D
General Physician, Hyderabad
I am mostly live alone in my home. So I face chest problems mostly. While alone noon to help me. Tell me all home rem...
at the age of 30 sitting alone is not a good sign,if you are really loosing weight it is better to see a good docter,who wii investigate you for certain diseases, that time you can improve your physical condition,or regularly doing good excercise,& eating high calories(exces /more) whatever you are eating.
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I am 36 years of age got chest pain since 3 years what to do please help.

MBBS
Cardiologist,
I am 36 years of age got chest pain since 3 years what to do please help.
3years pain chest must go for investigation. Sucsch pain may not be heart pain. Chronic pain may be muscular pain or neurogenic pain or bony pain costochondritis or teitze's syndrome.
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I always feel that some one caused terror in my heart when I must have been very small. Therefore fear has always been there throughout my life and made me worrisome. Obviously I have never been able to overcome fear in my life. Please help.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I always feel that some one caused terror in my heart when I must have been very small. Therefore fear has always bee...
you are 59, so far you have coped with your fears. continue doing same way by being strong enough to take on fears head on.
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I am the diabetic person having diabetic levels of 140 and 220. Using medicines for heart stunt made on 20th may 2013 as using of psychiatric medicines. Sent good diet schedule to me.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am the diabetic person having diabetic levels of 140 and 220. Using medicines for heart stunt made on 20th may 2013...
Diabetics rarely touch levels of 100 as fasting and less than 180 as postprandial, your sugar is under control, no need to increase the dose, but watch our for extra sugars in the food/ fruits.
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What is the cause of high cholesterol in our body and cause heart related problems.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
What is the cause of high cholesterol in our body and cause heart related problems.
If we eat oily food and have a sedentary life style than our low density lipoprotein cholestrol increases in the blood which forms a thrombus along the walls of the arteries and which gives us problem after a long time.
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My mother tested for hemoglobin A1c and it's value is 5.8%. What precautions she should take? It seems like she is pre diabetes. We also got her tested for simple diabetic test and it came out normal. She has high cholesterol too. Her total cholesterol is 235.

Dietitian/Nutritionist
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Delhi
My mother tested for hemoglobin A1c and it's value is 5.8%.
What precautions she should take? It seems like she is pr...
This is not a pre diabetes 5.8 is nornal sugar level. If you have in stress so avoid high carbohydrates food, excess amount of fat, salt and sugar.
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My wife is suffering from low BP from last four days and also neck pain back side, feeling weakness. Can you suggest some remedy.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Navi Mumbai
take following remedies 1.triphala kadha 4tsp before lunch nad dinner 2.amla juice 4tsp+2tsp sugar powder+honey 2 tsp
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Yesterday I joined gym after 8 months. At gym I calculated pressure it showed 158/100 around 7: 40 am and I again around 2: 30 pm it showed 145/100. For a week I had taken regular meat and alcohol. Yesterday I ate Paani puri and bananas and garlic. But as I know that a person having high pressure can work normally as I am working. I am worried what is happening with me.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Yesterday I joined gym after 8 months. At gym I calculated pressure it showed 158/100 around 7: 40 am and I again aro...
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause. Mix 1 teaspoon of onion juice with an equal amount of honey. Take once a day for 1 week. Upon noticing improvement, continue for several more days. Take sarpgandha vati twice a day. Yogendra ras. Akik bhasm works very good in case of hypertension. Avoid salty diet. Oily food. Lower your stress. Do pranayama early morning.
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His heart rate is always 75 bpm he os only 26old is this normal pulse rate? Or he should worry? How to lower it? Pls guide.

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Homeopath, Delhi
His heart rate is always 75 bpm he os only 26old is this normal pulse rate? Or he should worry? How to lower it? Pls ...
Heart rate in a normal human being ranges from 60-90 beats/minute. In conditions of excessive physical strain in may increase upto 130 beats/minute. Your friend is having a perfect heart rate and there is no need to worry about it at all.
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I am a diabetic, taking glyciphage-500 mg. Yesterday I undergone lipid and hba1c tests. The levels are as follows. 1) hba1c-6.00% 2) s. Cholesterol -201 mgs/dl 3) s. Triglycerides-140 mgs/dl 4) hdl-36 mgs/dl 5) ldl-137 mgs/dl 6) vldl-28 mgs/dl shall I start medicines for cholesterol or any tips to control these levels. Since last two year these levels are maintained. Regards.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
I am a diabetic, taking glyciphage-500 mg. Yesterday I undergone lipid and hba1c tests. The levels are as follows. 1)...
according to new guidelines ldl>70 in a diabetic is an indication to start cholesterol lowering drugs,..get in touch with ur doctor as it requires medical supervision
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I have a pain on right side of chest when I touch the skin. This not in inside body.so, what to do.?

MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Kolkata
I have a pain on right side of chest when I touch the skin. This not in inside body.so, what to do.?
May be muscular pain, neurological or psychosomatic pain. Needs examination & medicines to be taken accordingly.
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How to control blood pressure?

DM - Cardiology, MD - Medicine
Cardiologist,
How to control blood pressure?
Lifestyle modification - normalize weight, stop smoking, physical exercise, salt restricted diet, mental relaxation etc, if these measures fail then next step would be to start medicines. Also one needs to rule out secondary hypertension.
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I am having pain in left hand side of my chest after having a heavy meal and little more jogging. Is this OK? Or there may be a cardiac issue.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am having pain in left hand side of my chest after having a heavy meal and little more jogging. Is this OK? Or ther...
Dear Lybrateuser, - Your chest pain is due to acidity - follow some dietary precautions, avoid spicy, fried & junk food, restrict tea, coffee intake to not more than 1-2 cups a day, do not skip meals, have meals on time, chew your food well, have 4-5 small meals rather than three large meals, do not lye down after meals for at least an hour, have dinner 2-3 hrs before bed time avoid aerated. Drinks citrus fruits, chocolate, mint - have 8- 10 glasses of water per day - have syrup gelusil, 2 teaspoonful half hour after every meal three times a day - get your ECG done to rule out any other problem.
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I am 34 years old and second time 16 week pregnant and my bp is 140/110. Pls suggest me the medicine for me.

DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology), DGO, MBBS
Gynaecologist,
I am 34 years old and second time 16 week pregnant and my bp is 140/110. Pls suggest me the medicine for me.
gd afetrnoon. shravani if you have a BP of 140/110 at 16 weeks, you need a complete gyne evaluation and a set of investigations. there is no single drug , you should be under close supervision of a gynecologist, in a centre which can handle emergencies.wishing you luck
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