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Hello Doctor, Doctor My question is :-Why in our country We have maximum No. Of Sugar patient 2) Why Nowadays Majority of Our people dying due to Heart attack before they could attain Average 60 years Of life 3) What is the Treatment to Avoid it.

MD - General Medicine, MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Endocrinologist, Indore
The good news is that there are steps to take to reduce your risk for heart disease if you have diabetes If you have diabetes, heart disease can be a serious concern. In fact, cardiovascular disease leading to heart attack or stroke is by far the leading cause of death in both men and women with diabetes, says Control your weight. One of the most important things you can do if you have diabetes is maintain a healthy weight. If you are overweight, talk to a registered dietitian about healthy ways to lose weight. Get regular physical activity. There is a significant body of research that proves the myriad cardiovascular benefits of regular physical activity (that goes beyond weight loss). Start off slowly, and build a plan that works well for you and meets your needs. Don’t smoke. If you already do, make plans to begin a smoking cessation program. "Nicotine narrows and restricts blood vessels; diabetes will also do the same thing to your blood vessels. You can't change having diabetes. But you can stop damage caused by nicotine, Maintain tight control over glucose. Tight control can prevent many complications from diabetes and also protects your heart. Shoot for an A1C reading of less than 7%. Lower your LDL cholesterol (the "bad" type). Both the American Diabetes Association and the American Heart Association recommend an LDL cholesterol goal of less than 100 mg/dl. Control your blood pressure. All people with diabetes should aim for a blood pressure reading of less than 130/80, advises Dr. Ganda.
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It is advised to eat plenty fruit and other fibre food to prevent heart deceases. However sugar level is likely to increase due to fruit intake what is the remedy?

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology, Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics, Cetificate Course In Thyroid Disorders Management (CCMTD)
Endocrinologist, Dharwad
Hello, Thanks for the query. Intake of fruits is good in persons who have no diabetes. Even in those with diabetes when blood glucose is well controlled some fruits in limited quantity are good enough. For a person without diabetes there is absolutely no problem at all. As regards other fiber containing foods, intake of those foods does not cause a marked increase in glucose. The restrictions are specifically for a person with diabetes only. Thanks.
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My father age is 73 and he is a brain stroke patient he is taking cresar H for pressure and aciloc RD for acidity and ecosprin gold 10 now my question is will he able to take 10 ml of aloe vera juice with 1 spoon of honey on a regular basis? I have heard that taking aloe vera juice will damage kidney. Will it be safe for him? Please reply.

MBBS
General Physician, Fatehabad
I would suggest that you consult your doctor for this. However, aloe vera has a neuro-protective action. It has an anti paralytic action for stroke. There is no evidence if honey can be used in stroke patients. Please be careful about what you give to your father. Best would be that you speak with your treating physician and take a way forward. Hope this helps. Good Luck.
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Sometimes my father have panic strokes in their chest lasting for 5 to 10 minutes. What it can be? Please tell me.

MBBS, DPM
Psychiatrist, Bangalore
Dear lybrate-user, It can be anything from panic disorder to heart attack. Unless all the details are given and relevant investigations are done, it is difficult to diagnose.
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HI, I am getting fear about health as I am always afraid as I am getting stroke I am trying to come out from ths but in. My mind always this thinking going on.

FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
Nothing to be negative and don’t be panic unnecessarily do seek your physician advice and take appropriate Management Best wishes.
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Will putting mobile phones in shirt pocket affect heart? Will the vibrations be harmful?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Cardiology, Fellowship in EP
Cardiologist, Delhi
No, not harmful. Patient's with pacemaker should avoid carrying cell phone in pockets near the pacemaker.
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Why do I always feel exhausted and heavy at heart. Even though there is nothing to worry about.

BHMS, Diploma in Dermatology
Homeopath, Hyderabad
Why do I always feel exhausted and heavy at heart. Even though there is nothing to worry about.
Though not a treatment for anxiety disorders, the following tips can help reduce symptoms of anxiety: Take care of your body by eating a well-balanced diet. Include a multivitamin when you can't always eat right. Limit alcohol, caffeine, and sugar consumption.
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