Doctors for Palpitations in Club Road, Hubli-Dharwad
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Palpitations or heart palpitations are basically a sensation that your heart has skipped a beat or has taken an extra beat. Many people describe this condition as a feeling that the heart is racing or pounding. The sensation may sometimes be felt in the throat, neck or chest and is quite prominent. There could be many causes of palpitations including excessive exercise to blood loss.
HOW IS PALPITATIONS DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis is done by checking the medical history and conducting a physical exam, Other tests may be done to confirm or rule out an underlying cause.
HOW IS PALPITATIONS TREATED?
Treatment of heart palpitations depends on their cause. Majority of cases, palpitations are harmless and go away on their own,so no treatment is needed.Reduction of anxiety and stress, avoidance of certain food and stimulants are suggested so that palpitations are not triggered.
DID YOU KNOW?
A healthy diet and quitting smoking can help in preventing these heart palpitations.