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I have stunts in my hearts three stunts I am taking nearly10 tablets a day will the medicine causes any effect to my health?
I did a checkup of myself where I found S.cholesterol *218.9 mg/dl (120-200) S.triglycerides *246.0 mg/dl (50-150) S.VLDL cholesterol *49.2 mg/dl (10-40) S.HDL Cholesterol. 31.4 mg/dl (Male>50) S.LDL Cholesterol. *138.3 mg/dl (60-100) Ratio of Cholesterol *6.97 (0-4.5) My Cholesterol level is high what should I do to reduce it to normal.
Please suggest me. How to reduce ldl cholesterol doctor. My total cholesterol is 280 .what are the ways to reduce the cholesterol.
I have high blood pressure for the pass 15 yrs, I'm now 39, try very hard to have baby. I request the doc in polyclinic to switch my medicine to the type that suitable to have baby. But my pressure is always on the high side after the switch, the reading is always 150/110. I'm feeling very depress. What should I do? Please advise.
Having card ace 2.5. My pressure used to be normal. Recently my blood pressure shot up. It reached 150/100. Doctor prescribed card ace h 2.5. But I have diabetes with HbA1c last recorded at 9. Is there any advice?
Heart Blocks are a result of plaque buildup in your arteries, which blocks blood flow and circulation to the heart, causing heart muscle damage and heightens the risk for heart attack and stroke.
Arteries which have smooth and elastic walls become thick and restrict blood flow from the cholesterol deposits over the years. Blood clots can also block the arteries that supply oxygen rich blood to the heart. These can eventually lead to strokes and heart attacks.
Some warning signs that you may be at risk of heart blockage:
- Have you had a mild stroke: Plaque that accumulates in the carotid artery supplying oxygen rich blood to the brain can cause a stroke. People who have had strokes are more prone to heart attacks.
- Do you often feel fatigue and dizziness: Reduced oxygen from poor circulation and blood flow can result in fatigue and tiredness as well as dizziness.
- Experiencing shortness of breath: Poor blood flow can lead to shortness of breath from even mild forms of exercise or even from carrying out daily chores or walking.
- Sudden chest pain: Chest pain or angina result from reduced supply of blood to the heart. It can be felt as pressure, tightness in the chest, squeezing in the chest, numbness or burning.
- Unexplained lower back pain: This can result from pressure in the spine as a result of pinched nerves due to compressed vertebrae discs as a result of poor blood flow.
- Erectile dysfunction in men: If an erection becomes difficult or impossible, it could be a warning sign of clogged arteries. These arteries supply blood to the pelvis area and help achieve an erection.
- Calf pain: Blocked leg arteries can cause calf pain, especially in smokers . THis is an early sign of possible heart blocks.
- Painful, numb and cold hands and feet: Plaque build up in the arteries of the extremities can cause numbness and coldness in the hands and feet.
Remember early detection is the key to prevent or delay heart attacks.
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Hi I am 24 year old girl. An incident happened yesterday, after seeing a sight I got afraid and my heart started beating fast, then I started feeling lightheadedness and little chest pain, felt as if my heart is coming out. Somehow that feeling subsided after a while and I was normal but till now I am still feeling nausea. I had ecg 2 months back which was normal. Is there anything to worry about or is this normal?
I will drink lemon water at that time, but still my bp id getting low and getting severe stomach pain.
EXERCISES IN STANDING
In standing the patient is trained to achieve static balance by giving perturbation or by making the person stand on a wobble board or tilt board. Balance should also be trained in step stance. The patient is trained to shift weight alternately on both the lower limbs. Standing should be encouraged by keeping the affected leg slightly behind the normal leg to facilitate more weight-bearing on that side.
Dynamic balance can be trained in standing by teaching various reaching out activities and also by teaching the patient rotation of the trunk and forward bending exercises. These exercises also help in development of automatic adaptation of the muscles which is important for performance of many activities.
The patient balance should be trained for anticipatory response.The following exercises may be given in standing:The therapist stands behind the patient and hold the pelvis such that the affected pelvis is kept in protraction. The patient is then encouraged to place the affected leg forward and then take it back. This is repeated for 10 times. Similarly the patient is encouraged to place the affected leg to the sides (abduction) and then come to the neutral position for ten times. These activities help the patient during swing phase of the gait cycle.
In the same position, the therapist trains the patient to take weight on the affected leg and place the normal leg forward and then back. This is repeated ten times. Similarly abduction movement can also be trained for 10 times. This activity encourages proper weight bearing of the affected limb.
Symmetrical throwing activities should be encouraged to increase the balance reaction and also to increase the stability limit which will help the patient in proper postural control.
Unilateral stance on the affected leg should be given to the patient which will facilitate isometric work of the abductors to prevent Trendeleburg’s sign.Once the patient is comfortably doing the above exercises then he may be trained to walk in between the parallel bars in a near normal gait pattern. Side walking and backward walking should also be given.Then progressed to walking unaided on the level ground.Treadmill training or using a static cycle to train the gait in hemi plegic patient, especially in the early stages, has been found to improve the gait pattern to a remarkable extent.
Treadmill walking with partial weight supporting harness has been useful in rehabilitating gait in hemiplegics.
The patient should be trained to walk in the environment which he will come across in his day to day life like walking on uneven surface, staircase climbing, walking in the market place, etc.Once the patient develops various components of movement available to perform his activities of daily living the basic functional activities should be directly practiced to gain independency and accuracy.
Repeating each functional task again and again over a period of time helps in faster learning of those task by formation of the engrams in the brain.