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Dr. K Kannan

Cardiologist, Chennai

400 - 500 at clinic
Dr. K Kannan Cardiologist, Chennai
400 - 500 at clinic
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Dr. K Kannan is a trusted Cardiologist in Alwarpet, Chennai. You can consult Dr. K Kannan at Dr. K Kannan@Girishwari Hospital in Alwarpet, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. K Kannan on Lybrate.com.

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I am 24 year old boy. My left chest is paining constant. Nd persistent cough since one month. What causes it?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I am 24 year old boy. My left chest is paining constant. Nd persistent cough since one month. What causes it?
1. Do a complete blood examination like cbc, esr, mantoux test, x ray chest, sputum examination for afb (3 samples) 2. Consult chest physician with report. 3 do warm saline gurgling 3-4 times daily 4. Avoid smoking if you smoke 5.
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I a student and I have a lost of pressure to study. Tell me something about realize my pressure.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I a student and I have a lost of pressure to study. Tell me something about realize my pressure.
I will suggest you to do suryanamaskar pranayam daily as per your capacity for a minimum of six months.
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Hi doctor, my heart is beating very fast, I'm very curious about what happening around me. I think I may have a mental disorder. Can you help me?.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Hi doctor, my heart is beating very fast, I'm very curious about what happening around me. I think I may have a menta...
At 18, one does get affected too soon by fear, flight or freight and it is not a disease, learn to calm the mind through yoga and meditation or any other relaxation like reading good books/ watching tv.
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Hi i am Suffering from high BP. 147 systolic, 115 diastolic, pulse 107. How to reduce it.

M.B.B.S. , PG Diploma In Clinical Cardiology
Cardiologist, Delhi
Hi i am Suffering from high BP. 147 systolic, 115 diastolic, pulse 107. How to reduce it.
Diastolic 115 at a age of 28? Advice 2d echo to rule out cardiac functions renal doppler to rule out renal artery stenosis. Mri abdomen to rule out pheochromocytoma.
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I have very big problem which is high blood pressure than tell me how to control it..

BAMS
Ayurveda, Ambala
I have very big problem which is high blood pressure than tell me how to control it..
Dear, To control & maintain BP normal these are best methods to follow:.• Do physical exercise like jogging, running or brisk walk for atleast 20-30 minutes. • Maintain your cholesterol level to normal & eat least amount of butter, cream or fatty things. • Eat less amount of pickle, salt and fast food as they contain high sodium levels. • Avoid drinking alcohol and smoking. • Take less amount of caffine containing coffee, tea or cold drinks because caffine causes increase BP. • Drink 8 to 10 glass of water daily • Take 6 to 8 hrs of sleep daily. Do not take too much stress. • Do long breathing pranayams (Anulom- Vilom, Bhramari) daily for 10 - 15 minutes. It will reduce your stress level in your body. • Eat healthy diet such as green leafy vegetables, fruits. • Take 5 ml of GULAB Jal added in a glass of water daily once a day.
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I am 74 it is noted that some times my heart bits inccreasesl and feel tired. This will continue for about 20 min and then normalizes. My que is that is it symptom for heart attack? what is the remedy for?

Diploma in Family Medicine, Fellowship in Diabetology, Diploma in Diabetology, FCCP, MBBS
General Physician,
1. Consult a physician in your town & do an ecg and other cardiac parameters required as sugggested by the physician to confirm heart problem or not. 2. Do not sit at home keeping this and end up in a big problem 3. For your age things should be done immediately.
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My chest is very large very irritating pls any solution for this problem verify tablet.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
My chest is very large very irritating pls any solution for this problem verify tablet.
Dear Lybrateuser, - Do exercises to strengthen your chest muscles like a few pushups, stretch bands - consult a cosmetic surgeon as size reduction is possible by surgery, no medication works.
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Hi. I am 38 years old female. I am having pain in left side of my chest mostly above breast on and off. What could be the reason. I have done all blood tests. My BP, sugar and cholesterol is normal. My doctor says its psychological.. Can it be psychological.

DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Kollam
Hi. I am 38 years old female. I am having pain in left side of my chest mostly above breast on and off. What could be...
Hi, ladies of your age are less likely to have ischemic heart disease, especially when there are no risk factors. The pain could be muscular or arising from the joints of your chest wall, a condition called costochondritis. You can have some pain killer ointments and avoid lifting weights with left hand.
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I was feeling restless feeling in heart from few days. So today I do ECG test which is ok. Then I do kft test, lft, lipid profile in which triglycerides is 181mg/dl and LDL cholesterol is 111mg/dl and sodium is 135mEq/l. Otherwise all report is ok. Suggest me what should I do.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Bundi
I was feeling restless feeling in heart from few days. So today I do ECG test which is ok. Then I do kft test, lft, l...
First of all start using triphala n cinnamon strain every night and morning and medohar guggul 2 bd. Triphala powder (coarsely groound) may be soaked in water 2 tsp powder in a glass of water. Keep for 7-8 hrs or, mash a bit, filter, drink. In this water add one stick of ceylone cinnamon also. (cinnamon stick to be used only one time either morning or at night)
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Dear Doctor, Recent diagnostic tests for Blood Sugar has reported to be very high for me. Also underwent a random blood sugar today. Report says 361.7. I am afraid to get into allopathic treatment. Please advice.

DNB, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Mumbai
it is best to start with allopathic medicines as per your reports before it gets too late...till Then best avoid sugars and have karela juice everyday
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I am 40,diabetic since 15 years ,now have chronic headache & uncontrolled heart beat.

MBBS & Post Graduate course in Diabetology, Fellow of Academy of General Education (FAGE), CCEBDM
Endocrinologist, Bangalore
For headache use Ibugesic-plus, get ur kidney test done, for heart problem please see a cardiologist
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She is feeling pain near heart. Ecg is coming normal. Can you tell me the reason behind the pain. Thanks.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
She is feeling pain near heart. Ecg is coming normal.
Can you tell me the reason behind the pain.
Thanks.
Dear Lybrateuser, -The pain could be due to acidity -have meals on time, avoid spicy, fried, junk food, do not skip meals, chew your food well, have 4-5 small meals rather than three large meals as it will keep you full & keep blood sugar stable, have dinner 2-3 hrs before bedtime -have syrup gelusil, 2 teaspoonful half an hour after each meal -consult your physician if change in dose of ecosprin is required.
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I am feeling pain on the muscles on the right side of my chest. What could be the possible cause for it?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I am feeling pain on the muscles on the right side of my chest. What could be the possible cause for it?
) Chest Pain Causes 1.Heart disease 2.Stress, anxiety 3..Lack of exercise 4.sedentary life style 5.Obesity(over weight) 6.Smoking,tobacco and alcohol consumption 7. Excess oily,fatty, cholesterol rich diet,junk food 8. Hyperacidity, musculr pain 9.Heredity and genetic factor Prevention Follow the advice given below 1. Avoid stress and strain 2.Do regular exercise, Yoga, Meditation, deep breathing exercise like pranayama etc. It will calm your mind, control your emotion and relieve stress 3 Avoid Alcohol, smoking and tobacco consumption. 4. Take bland diet, avoid spicy, oily, fatty and junk food 5..Take paracetamol 500mg one tablet sos after food up to a maximum of three tablets daily, at the time of chest pain 6. Drink plenty of water and take rest. 7.if you have recurrent attack of chest pain take ECG and consult cardiologist 8.Consult me for further advice
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My father had a heart attack when he was prettyyoung. Should I be worried about having one?

Fellowship in Endocrinology, DNB (FM),National Board of Examinations, MD Physician
General Physician, Delhi
My father had a heart attack when he was prettyyoung. Should I be worried about having one?
Hello lybrate user as you described that you're father suffered from heart attack here I will say that, yes there is a family history positive for cardiac disease, so you should regularly visit your physician for routine chk up.
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I am having hypothyroidism and taking 100 mg Levi thyroxine. I am having high cholesterol since a year it is reducing after using rosuvastatin 20 mg but when the medicines are stopped again cholesterol will become high. Please advise how long can I use cholesterol medicines and how to reduce cholesterol naturally.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am having hypothyroidism and taking 100 mg Levi thyroxine. I am having high cholesterol since a year it is reducing...
IN HYPOTHYROIDISM:--- where there is deficiency of thyroxine hormone leading to sluggishness, tired feeling, weight increase, slow heart beats, intolerance to cold, swelling of legs, feet and face, difficulty in concentrating and at times in speech. Treatment for hypothyroidism is giving thyroxine tablets. And dose are according to level of thyroid for life time. Avoid bad habits . Avoid stress. Some Relax during work. Go for walk, Take plenty of water, high-carbohydrate foods such as potatoes, rice, pasta and bread. Nutrient-rich foods that improve your health may also benefit your thyroid gland, antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables more plenty of water: Blueberries, tomatoes, bell peppers, and other foods rich in antioxidants can improve overall health and benefit the thyroid gland. Eating foods high in B vitamins, like whole grains, may also help. flax oil, Selenium: Tiny amounts of selenium are needed for enzymes that make thyroid hormones to work properly. Eating selenium-rich foods, such as sunflower seeds or Brazil nuts, can be beneficial. Tyrosine: This amino acid is used by the thyroid gland to produce T3 and T4. Taking a supplement may help, avoid oily foods,junk foods, go for walk. Do Tests every 3 to 6 months. And consult doctor on time. Hello dear 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. Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. And 1 glass of water before bed at night. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain. Garlic,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines .
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According to test reports my cholesterol ratio is 4.2 which is within the low risk range of 3.3 and 4.4, but on the higher end of this range. Do I need to take precautions?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
According to test reports my cholesterol ratio is 4.2 which is within the low risk range of 3.3 and 4.4, but on the h...
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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I am having t2 diabetes and high blood pressure and cholesterol I want to grow my body muscles as I am only 27 years old.

MBBS, MD - General Medicine
Endocrinologist, Faridabad
I am having t2 diabetes and high blood pressure and cholesterol I want to grow my body muscles as I am only 27 years ...
First ensure that your sugar and bp are under control. Your bmi is 24 and you can do body strengthen ing exercises but before that consult your physician as you have blood pressure also as heavy exercises are not good for some patients of blood pressure.
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I am 52 year old person with diabetes and hyper tension. Due sudden death of my father in May, 2015, I also developed symptoms of Chest pain with irritation occasionally. I consulted a senior Cardiologist in Kanpur where at present I am residing. He has undergone at least 06-07 times ECG. Every time it was a normal ECG. But still, I develops chest pain with irritation. The Cardiologist also advised to under CT Angiography test. It was quite normal. Even then some times I develops some Chest pain with irritation without any respiratory problems. Now the same Cardiologist is advising me to undergo Coronary Angiography for further confirmation. My 2D echo test on heart is normal on two occasions. Please advice what to do now and where and whom I should consult.

fellowship in diabetes, Professional Training in Mind Body Medicine, MS, MBBS
Bariatrician, Ahmedabad
I am 52 year old person with diabetes and hyper tension. Due sudden death of my father in May, 2015, I also developed...
Follow your cardiologist's advise. And start appropriate drug therapy. In the meanwhile start working on losing at least 20 kg of extra weight by intensive lifestyle modification approach. To achieve weightloss - think long term. Weight loss achieved over short term, always comes back. There is a general approach and a specific approach as per individual patients metabolic profile. Try this general approach for 4 weeks. If this works then continue. If this is not enough then revert for further assessment and customised approach. With customised lifestyle modification approaches, people over 100-150 kg are also losing weight for long term. 1. Do not eat anything sugary or sweet. Zero sweetness in diet. 2. Eat plenty of salad in lunch and dinner along with other foods. 3. Do not drink any liquid calorie like cola or fruit juices. 4. Go for brisk walks or jogging for 45 minutes every day.
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Please tell me about the CAD and the diabetic relation. And any person having CAD cal also suffer from diabetes.

BAMS
General Physician, Delhi
Please tell me about the CAD and the diabetic relation. And any person having CAD cal also suffer from diabetes.
Any person with CAD will not develop diabetes but patient having diabetes are more chances to develop CAD ,If sugar levels are disturbed.
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