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Dr. R.Bharath Kumar

Cardiologist, Chennai

500 at clinic
Dr. R.Bharath Kumar Cardiologist, Chennai
500 at clinic
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Hello and thank you for visiting my Lybrate profile! I want to let you know that here at my office my staff and I will do our best to make you comfortable. I strongly believe in ethics; a......more
Hello and thank you for visiting my Lybrate profile! I want to let you know that here at my office my staff and I will do our best to make you comfortable. I strongly believe in ethics; as a health provider being ethical is not just a remembered value, but a strongly observed one.
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Dr. R.Bharath Kumar is a renowned Cardiologist in Nanganallur, Chennai. You can visit him at Bharath Hospital in Nanganallur, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. R.Bharath Kumar on Lybrate.com.

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General Physician,
Experts recommend that lifestyle changes should be added to medication therapy when people with diabetes try to reduce their blood pressure. These changes include reduction of salt intake, weight loss, and moderately intense physical activity, like brisk walking for 30 to 45 minutes most days of the week. A study in 2002 found that 19.3 million American adults had diabetes, and it is estimated that a third of these adults are undiagnosed. Risk factors for diabetes include advancing age, obesity or being overweight, a family history of type 2 diabetes, and being a member of a minority population at increased risk. African-Americans, Hispanics, Pacific Islanders, American Indians, Alaska natives, and Asians are at higher risk for type 2 diabetes. It is estimated that an additional 26% of the US adult population has "pre-diabetes" and modification of some risk factors, like weight or sedentary lifestyle, may help these adults avoid development of diabetes. The American Diabetes Association recommends that people have a fasting plasma glucose test for an initial screening test. A positive test is determined by a level of blood glucose of greater than 126 mg/dL. If you have a positive fasting glucose test, your doctor may want to confirm it on a separate day with a repeat test. If your test results are "borderline" you may also want to have the test repeated on a separate occasion.There are several different screening tests to determine if you are at risk of diabetes or if you have diabetes. Each test has different advantages and disadvantages. If you have hypertension, your doctor should screen you for glucose intolerance or type 2 diabetes. There is adequate evidence that people with blood pressure above 135/80 mm Hg who have diabetes discovered through a screening program will benefit from the strict blood pressure control strategies indicated for diabetic patients to reduce coronary heart disease.
The available evidence suggests that all adults with high blood pressure readings that are consistently greater than 135/80 mm Hg benefit from tighter control of risk factors associated with diabetes for prevention of coronary heart disease.
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While I workout there is slight pain like sensation at centre of my chest what may b the reason. I am 26 male.

MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
While I workout there is slight pain like sensation at centre of my chest what may b the reason. I am 26 male.
If you are working on bench press or doing weights, sometimes there might occur muscle group spasm during workout, mostly involving deltoids, trapezius, pectorals, serratus sets, and abdominal muscles. So, take precautions and follow advice of gym instructor. At metabolic level, this pain is due to wear and tear of your old muscle fibres, which get replaced with stronger fibrous bonds that add to muscle bulk. Keep hydrated and take proper nutrition and rest.
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Sir im a TB patient I am completed 6 months treatment im feeling very weak in future it is possible to attack TB on mee? And sometimes im getting chest pain also. What is the reason.

DNB(Respiratory Diseases), MBBS
Pulmonologist, Jabalpur
Sir im a TB patient I am completed 6 months treatment im feeling very weak in future it is possible to attack TB on m...
If tb is cured by taking a proper full course of medicines (6-8 months) properly there is very less risk of getting tb, but yes it can occur again sometimes. For weakness its recommended that you take good meals daily containing fresh fruits and vegetables and also rich in good quality proteins like egg protein. Reason for chest pain needs further checking.
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I am 22, years old and I hv right sided rib pain since 1year. On long sitting or standing position tenderness occurs. Wat is d cause? I have history of gastritis.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 22, years old and I hv right sided rib pain since 1year. On long sitting or standing position tenderness occurs....
It seems to be due to muscular in origin and apart from taking symptomatic treatment do ice fomentation.
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Increased risk of heart diseases. Some of those risk factors cannot be modified (non-modifiable) and are not under our control while there are others that you can modify (modifiable) to prevent heart diseases. While you cannot do much about non-modifiable risk factors (like age and family history) you can reduce your chances of heart disease by working on the modifiable risk factors.

MBBS, MD - Community Medicine, diploma clinical cardiology
Cardiologist, Jaipur
Increased risk of heart diseases. Some of those risk factors cannot be modified (non-modifiable) and are not under ou...
Yes dear you can definitely. In short practising these things can help you in stay healthy 1. Positive thinking and stress free life 2. Healthy eating 3. Daily walking. 4. Avoid smoking 5. Reduce alcohol intake. 6. Regular health check up to know if there is something going wrong inside so can be treated early before developing any serious complications.
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My father is taking tab. aspirin 75 MG.+ atorvastatin 20 MG. Since 1 year Kindly tell the more serious side effects of this drug. This drug was started due to some heart problem.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My father is taking tab. aspirin 75 MG.+ atorvastatin 20 MG. Since 1 year Kindly tell the more serious side effects o...
Aspirin is a blood thinner for heart patients, it can lead to acidity , ulcers in stomach and tendency to bleed more from any site like minor cuts and bruises , 2nd medicine is a Statin and new studies are showing it to be toxic to liver , leads to dementia and some doctors are giving twice a week to Reduce cholesterol , Some doctors advice people to reduce cholesterol through diet instead of medicines
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I have not been feeling well from last few hours some eight hours. Heartbeat has doubled and I it can be felt when I place my hand.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I have not been feeling well from last few hours some eight hours. Heartbeat has doubled and I it can be felt when I ...
At 22 , your problem is just heart beat on a higher side and you are taking homeopathy treatment for it , my suggestion is do yoga and meditation along with going for long walks , heart beat will stabalize with time. if there are no other symptoms , there is no need to get tested.
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My dad has two blocks on heart. Doctors suggested to use stunt.. how much can it cost?

MBBS, MD - Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases/Medicine, DNB - Respiratory Medicine
General Physician, Chennai
How many stents they are planning? Each tent ( drug eluting) will cost around 60-70 thousand, but other consumables like wires , balloons will cost more, for 2 stents average cost will be around 2.6L.
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Ecg, Tmt, 2decho is enough to find any heart disease or any other test are there to find out.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Ecg, Tmt, 2decho is enough to find any heart disease or any other test are there to find out.
Get lipid profile test done & c reactive protein that shows inflammation anywhere in the body. Remember if bad cholesterol is the culprit for plaque formation, equally bad is inflammation. Do not eat acidic diet like fried foods or non veg in large amounts. Eat alkaline food like seasonal fruits, vegetables and home cooked simple daal roti, chawal & subji.
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I am 70 yrs male. In 2001 may I had myocardial infraction under medical management only. Six months back I had pottacium in blood 5. 8 please the range suggested here (chennai) india is 4. 8--5. 8. What kind of /names of fruits, vegetables and other food please I should please avoid.

B.Sc(hons), Physics, B.H.M.S., PGDIT (software Engg)
Homeopath, Delhi
Take silicea 6x / 6 tabs daily 3 times / 3 weeks only/ boiled foood ( rice dal boiled potato with tomato & onion) in lunch and inner. Mineral water mixed fruit juice daily will help u
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Any perfect medicine for high blood pressure when no any medical available in nearest.

General Physician (AM)
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Chandigarh
CRAETEGUS Q (Homeo) 8-10 drops in little water twice a day , KALI IOD 12X (BIOCHEMIC) 4 pills 4 times a day. Click "Consult Dr. Varinder Singh Chandhok" below to consult privately with the doctor.
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I am 28 years male and have low b.p what should I do?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda,
Yes. Start following ayurvedic medicines. Cap immugain cap detox cap green rich cap omegarich cap calrich tab aarogyavardhini vati tab ashawagandha protirich ayurvedic powder no substitute for above medicines follow all for a month then review back
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I have an problem of low bp from last six month bcoz of stress , how should I reduce the problem ?

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Homeopath, Delhi
I have an problem of low bp from last six month bcoz of stress , how should I reduce the problem ?
Dear lybrate user Usually low bp is not much of a problem because it can be corrected if you have lot of liquids in your diet and coffee etc. If you are not suffering from symptoms like weakness lethargy then nothig to worry about
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I was addicted to cigar and alcohol since last five years. I was suffering from heart stroke and lungs disease. So tell me the precautions?

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Non-Invasive Conservative Cardiac Care Specialist, Pune
I was addicted to cigar and alcohol since last five years. I was suffering from heart stroke and lungs disease. So te...
Dear lybrate-user, Give up tobacco in any form asap. Spend more time in physical activities like Yoga, trekking, cycling. Where mind and body co-ordination will help circulation, detoxification and regain health. Regards.
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I caught cold last night and since then I have been having severe pain in the left part of my chest. What should I do.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
I caught cold last night and since then I have been having severe pain in the left part of my chest. What should I do.
There are several things you can do to prevent a cold. they are all easy. -Always wash your hands after coughing or sneezing into your hands, blowing your nose, after touching someone who is sick, or when using public restrooms or telephones. -Cover your mouth and nose when you sneeze or cough. -Get plenty of rest/sleep.staying at home will keep you from spreading germs.Avoid people who have a cold or cold symptoms. -Drink plenty of fluids(veg/tomato soups,dal water/coconut water/herbal tea etc), and eat nutritious food(like sprouts/boiled eggs without yolk with milk). Avoid foods or drinks with caffeine which can impair your sleep -Treatment:A cold usually lasts for a week or two. Unless you develop complications, you shouldn't need medical treatment. -Complications like infections of the ears, throat, sinuses or lungs must be treated with antibiotics. -Gargle to keep from getting a sore throat. -Use saline nasal sprays or nasal irrigation. -Tablet nasorest-p once/twice daily may ease breathing. -Do steam inhalation once or twice daily
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My age is 24 years old, Height 6 ft. Weight 76 kg. I had habit of masturbation since the age of 17 .upto the age of 20 I used to do 1-2 times a day by rubbing penis against bed for hours after that my habit became addiction .it became 5 times daily upto age of 23 means for 3 years .now from 1 years I am ill .my illness becoming more day by day. I left this habit 1 year ago before I was ill. I became ill after 2 months of leaving this habit. I used to have bone and muscle pain in whole body including mouth. Frequent and dark coloured urine. Shooting pain in penis head. Abdominal pain and left half head pain from back side. High bp 150/100. Numbness and tingling in whole body. Too much chest and belly enlargement even I used to eat 1 chappati since 6 month. Excessive hair growth on whole body even in eyebrows and head. .i am having no effect of nutritional medicine on my body. My problems are increasing day by day. I had my some blood test. .my cortisol came 234ng/ml. Total testosterone came 2.73ng/ml. Free testosterone 21. 3pg/ml. Estradiol 28. 3pg/ml. Vitamin b12 is 185pg/ml. Vitamin d is 73. 3nmol/l.2 month ago ut was 114 nmol/l.i used to walk in sunlight every time. I eat vegetables. I took vitamin medicine. Then still my vitamin d is decreasing day by day. Vitamin b12 is also low. Is not it is the cause of all my problems?

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Homeopath, Patna
My age is 24 years old, Height 6 ft. Weight 76 kg. I had habit of masturbation since the age of 17 .upto the age of 2...
Hello, Lybrate user, All of your problem is not the out come of masturbation, at all. You need to energize your self mentally ,coming out of depression. * You should take, 1200-1600 calories through dietary regulation * Tk, apples, carrots,cheese, ripened mangoes, soya been, peas, potatoes,rajma, papaya,bananas, milk,pumpkins, tomatoes,spinach, almonds,walnuts, chicken soup, to provide amino acid, omega-3 to feel healthy. * Tk, banana with hot milk and butter in d breakfast. - * Add, ghee in lunch with sprouts, salad, & fruits, providing adequate nutrition. - - * go for aerobics for 30 mnts. - * Go for meditation ,yoga to reduce your stress and to nourish cells, tissues to enshape your body & to restore your energy, lost. - *go for cycling, jogging,skipping, hanging on a bar in a garden, either. - * Tk, plenty of water free from contaminants to eliminate toxins &'regulate your metabolism to absorb protein, vitamins, minerals, energy & other important substance essential to upkeep ,repair & energise the body, preventing constipation. - *Tk, your diet b easily digestible, simple, non - irritant, on time. - *Tk, Homoeo medicine which r gentle in use, acts rapidly without any adverse effect, thereof @ AlfalfaQ-10'drops, thrice with little water. Ensure, sound sleep, for 7 hrs, at least in d night. * Your feedback will highly b appreciated for further, follow up, please. Tk care.
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I have heart problem from last 6months I Chek my bp it always high. But after that I djt able to sleep at night. I have controlled every thing. But still I feels there is any burden on me. Bp is normal now. So pls can you sugest me for good sleep at night.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Bangalore
I have heart problem from last 6months
I Chek my bp it always high.
But after that I djt able to sleep at night.
I ha...
Hi, Please follow these tips: Don't get too worried and anxious. Relax well. Avoid drinking coffee or tea after 7 PM, Take hot water bath before going to bed. Have light food and drink a glass of warm milk at night. Listen to soothing music or read some magazines while you are on bed. Keep your mobile in silent mode at night. Do not work on your laptop on the bed or watch TV till late night. Sleep in a dark and silent room. Perform meditation and yoga to keep your mind calm.
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Hello sir / madam my grandma went into a angioplasty surgery so please suggest me further diet and daily routine. In the sense on food habit and exercise etc.

MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
•try to lose weight if you are above your ideal body.this should be a gradual process,so avoid any fat diets or quick weight loss methods. •quality of fat is more important than quantity. along with reducing the quantity emphasize on omega 3 fats in the diet;this can be done in the form of adding flaxseeds and fish. •avoid consumption of margarine,oily or fried foods, red meat,sweet preparations like cakes,pastries, margarine and carbonated drinks. •foods high in magnesium helps to protect heart, include foods such as broccoli, potatoes,spinach, and wheat germ. •include at least 8-9 servings of fresh fruits and vegetables in a day’s diet and 1 serving of green leafy vegetable daily. •avoid taking any kind of stress or strain may it be physical or psychological. **small frequent meal: • diet with small frequent meals,to avoid any strain on the heart • diet rich in mufa and pufa,and low in sfa • a diet plan low in sodium content. • a high fibre diet is recommended.
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My blood pressure getting high(140/88),also hyperthyraodism tablet taken my age is 28 years,please consult me your opinion ?

General Physician (AM)
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Chandigarh
CRAETEGUS Q (Homeo) 8-10 drops in little water twice a day , KALI IOD 12X (BIOCHEMIC) 4 pills 4 times a day.
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