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Dr. Gadkari Girish V

Cardiologist, Mumbai

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My daughter chest is large so not comfortable Dr. suggestions is plastic surgery, but not plastic surgery my daughter is not married .so any problems have mother in law house so only cream tablet cure this solution.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
My daughter chest is large so not comfortable Dr. suggestions is plastic surgery, but not plastic surgery my daughter...
Dear lybrateuser, - Yes, it can be reduced by surgery, any cream, tablet may not be effective, so go as per your doctors advise.
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I'm having pain in central line of chest when I do twisting, deep breathing, sneezing or any movement in this region. It feels that there is problem in chest bone. What may be the reason for this problem?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I'm having pain in central line of chest when I do twisting, deep breathing, sneezing or any movement in this region....
Dear Lybrateuser, - Your pain is due bony problem because of inflammation, exertion or exercise - apply pain killer gel three times a day - take over the counter painkiller tablet, three times a day after food - try to reduce weight by diet & exercise - avoid bending, lifting heavy weights, exertion for few days till pain subsides.
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My pulse rate is 76 and my cholesterol LDL is 180 do I need to take medication or regular exercise will help me get LDL down? I do walk for 45 minutes everyday and have started with yoga too. Kindly advise.

Ph. D - Cardiology, FACC, DM - Cardiology, FRCP, MD - Medicine
Cardiologist, Kanpur
My pulse rate is 76 and my cholesterol LDL is 180 do I need to take medication or regular exercise will help me get L...
Just monitor your ldl level every 3 months and if it continues to be more than 130 mg you may start drugs after consulting a doctor. The medication needs to be taken lifelong to provide protection from cardiovascular disease.
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Hi doctor I have been suffering from heavy breathing difficulty for the last 1month, I was under an ayurvedic treatment cause of some allergy for the last month, right now everyday I feel Breathing difficulty, I taste blood, my hands shiver, when I talk loud I feel to vomit day by day I'm weakening.

MBBS, M.S, M. Ch, F.I.A.C.S
Cardiologist, Chennai
Hi doctor I have been suffering from heavy breathing difficulty for the last 1month, I was under an ayurvedic treatme...
First rule out heart and lung disease. X ray chest. Ecg. Echo. If that is normal lung function. Tests will help to find the cause for breathlessness.
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I am 26 years male. My body structure is not in shape. Chest and shoulder size is very small in comparison to waist. Chest size 34 and waist is also 34. When I see my body appearance looks like a female body. No dresses shirt or t shirts fit my body. I am facing lot of problem socially and mentally. Loosing my confidence in front of others. My voice is also weak female type. What is the reason of this? Is this due to lack of testosterone? Whom should I consult? Help me.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am 26 years male. My body structure is not in shape. Chest and shoulder size is very small in comparison to waist. ...
Dear Lybrateuser, - You can build your body by having a balanced diet with more of proteins & doing exercises like brisk walking, jogging, moderate weight lifting at least two times a week, pushups, pull ups which will build your chest & back muscles - for your hormonal level & problem consult an endocrinologist.
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Hi, I am 41 year old male. I have yellowish spot under eyes which are normally associated with high cholesterol. However my cholesterol level normally remains below 200. How can these yellowish spots be cured. Regards.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
Hi, I am 41 year old male. I have yellowish spot under eyes which are normally associated with high cholesterol. Howe...
you can take tab. atorvas-10 at night. tab. ecosprin 75 mg at night. for 30 days. you can reduced yellow spots under eyes. Avoid bad habits .Avoid fast food/fat/oily,salty foods. Coffee, smoking, alcohol intake. Non-veg., take whole grain,oats,green veg.,plenty of water in day time, 1 glass of water at night before bed.
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I am a boy I have a pain on the left side of the chest & also a pain on the neck- vein. How it disappear doctor? It is happen while I am sleeping. Pls reply & give remedy.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I am a boy I have a pain on the left side of the chest & also a pain on the neck- vein. How it disappear doctor? It i...
1. For your age pain chest could be due to anxiety, stress, depression, physical and mental strain, hyper acidity, muscular problem 2. Avoid stress and strain 3. Do regular exercise, reduce your weight if over weight. 4. Control your diet. Avoid oily/spicy/fried and junk food, high calorie and cholesterol rich diet. Take small frequent meals (5-6 meals/day instead of three heavy meals. If you have hyper acidity take one tablet of pan 40 in the morning before breakfast daily for few days 5. Do yoga, meditation, deep breathing exercise like pranayama etc. It will calm your mind, control your emotion and relieve stress. 6. Have sound sleep for 7-8 hours daily. 7. Avoid smoking, alcohol, excess tea/coffee, if you are having 8. Drink plenty of water and take rest 9. Takecrocin advance one tablet sos after food up to a maximum of three tablets per day at the time of chest pain 10. If you have recurrent attack of chest pain check your bp, take ecg, x ray chest and consult physician for advice and treatment.
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Tai Chi for Heart Disease

PhD in Alternative Medicine
Alternative Medicine Specialist,
Tai Chi for Heart Disease

Heart disease or cardiovascular disease is an umbrella term that encompasses a variety of heart related ailments including Angina, coronary artery disease, pulmonary stenosis, irregular heartbeat as well as heart failure and cardiac attacks, among many others. Training the heart to pump blood in a better fashion when one is suffering from such conditions, is the cornerstone of managing cardiovascular ailments. The exercises for this usually revolve around strengthening the heart and its various parts.

Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese form of energy flow exercises that can help patients suffering from heart or cardiovascular diseases. Let us see how.

  • Non Vigorous: It is a medically proven fact that non vigorous exercises form an important part of managing the heart in such ailments. This is one of the most important rehabilitation elements for such patients. This kind of exercise usually involves movements like walking and even other mild forms of exercise. Tai Chi is one such form of breathing and motion.
  • Muscular Strength: This mind body exercise is a traditional one that can benefit the aerobic capacity of the patient and create a basis for building the muscular strength in the area.
  • Hypertension: High blood pressure is one of the most common problems experienced by patients who are suffering from any cardiovascular ailment. With the help of Tai Chi, the systolic and diastolic blood pressure levels have shown marked improvement. This is due to the uptake of oxygen in this resistance based, mild exercise which does not put undue pressure on the heart.
  • Diabetes: Diabetes mellitus is another common side effect or even cause of cardiovascular diseases. For many patients, both the ailments go hand in hand. With the help of Tai Chi, the patient can show remarkable improvement in the blood sugar level as well. This also helps in losing some amount of weight even as the Tai Chi practitioners are encouraged to make dietary changes.
  • Balance: Tai Chi helps in attaining a certain balance and poise that is required for the constant cleansing of toxins from the body and its various organs. In this way, Tai Chi actually works as a wholesome lifestyle moderator as well.
  • Breathing: In Tai Chi, the practitioner is asked to focus on one's breath. This will deeply enhance the way we take and use oxygen within the system, which in turn has a highly beneficial effect as far as heart diseases go. This effect is also known as meditation in motion.

You can also take the package for Improving Heart Health.

Practicing Tai Chi is beneficial for good health and potentially fatal ailments like heart disease. Remember to ask your doctor whether or not you can try out a new form of exercise before you start. If you wish to discuss about any specific cardio or heart problem, you can consult a specilized cardiologist and ask a free question.

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What can I do to prevent this form getting worse or having a heart problem again? Please help me.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
What can I do to prevent this form getting worse or having a heart problem again? Please help me.
exercise daily for 30 min to prevent heart problems consume less of salt in your diet eat sprouts daily in breakfast with milk avoid fast foods
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Hi, Recently on 1st Aug'16, I had been been thru angioplasty due to 100% thrombosis in my right artery. Currently I am on blood thinners like Ecosprin & Eliques. I have read that Aspirin derivatives should not be taken for too many years and all life style management methods to be tried to recover from the need of blood thinners. Pl suggest what changes can be adopted for recovery in long run ie which exercise/diet or any other solution. Detailed reply will be appreciated.

CCEBDM, PG Diploma In Clinical cardiology, MBBS
General Physician, Ghaziabad
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Recently on 1st Aug'16, I had been been thru angioplasty due to 100% thrombosis in my right artery. Currently I a...
Do not stop ecosprin this most imp medicine do 1.no alcohol 2. Reduce body wt 3. No smoking/ tobacco 4. Diet - no ghee/ butter, have mix of vegetable oils - mustard, til, ground nut, olive oil, have more green vegetables and fruits, have whole grain atta, no fried. Fast. Spicy / processed/ junk food. Less sugar, potato, rice 5. 30 mts brisk walk daily 6. Deep breathing exercise for 10 mts daily 7. Meditation daily for 10 mts. 6-8 hrs of sleep at night 8. Expose your body to sun for 15-20 mts daily after some oil massage to get vit d. 9. Take more water for medicine and further advise contact on private chat. With details of med being taken good luck.
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What is the heart attack about to me in full details and how many people dead by the heart attack?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
What is the heart attack about to me in full details and how many people dead by the heart attack?
Pain in left side of chest with pain radiating to the left arm with irregular heartbeat and sweating is a typical symptom of heart attack.
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I am taking BP tablet in allopathy. Please suggest with homeopathy medicines, I just want to ged rid of allopath tabs. Purushotham.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
I am taking BP tablet in allopathy. Please suggest with homeopathy medicines, I just want to ged rid of allopath tabs...
Hi, Take Rauvolfia 1x, 2 tabs daily morning empty stomach. Drink plenty of liquids and cut down your fat, salt and sugar intake. go for a morning walk daily at least for 30 minutes. Take a sound sleep and try to avoid anger. Revert after 15 days with feedback.
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Hi my cousin is suffering from pimples. His chest and back has some pimples like. Please tell.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Hi my cousin is suffering from pimples. His chest and back has some pimples like. Please tell.
Dear lybrateuser, -to avoid pimples one has to keep the skin surface clean so that the pores on the skin surface remain open as blocked pores lead to pimples, this can be done by having a warm water bath after sweating -use 1-2% salicylic acid lotion on the affected parts, clean with warm water, dry for 5-10 min, then apply lightly, can apply cream also, do not rub it off -avoid stress as the hormones released during stress give rise to pimples -restrict spicy, fried & junk food, have more of fruits & vegetables & 8-10 glasses of water for a healthy skin, also avoid direct exposure to sunlight for a long time -if not much improvement then consult a doctor as you may require a course of antibiotics.
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I am 38 yrs and since 3 yrs having extreme weakness and heaviness in legs and chronic fatigue. Concentration and zeal to work very low. Hypertension since 1 yrs. Taking Neksium 40 for hyperacidity for last 3 years and amlodipine 25 for bp. please suggest me?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am 38 yrs and since 3 yrs having extreme weakness and heaviness in legs and chronic fatigue. Concentration and zeal...
avoid stress, go for walk daily. take green veg., digestive food, multivitamin,mineral foods,mineral water,fruits juice,take protein diet,amino acid foods. you can go for tests vit.B12, vit.D. mineral , amino acid.cbc. You can take cap. Revital once a day after meal.
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I am 44 yrs old and last 3 years I am suffering from high bp what I will do please tell us.

MD - Alternative Medicine
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Mumbai
Including this you have to take proper nutrition n vitamin to control because identified as silent killer. After study yr case in deep, we advice for non side effect remedy for you best wishes beat wishes.
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Today I got my lipid profile done. My triglycerides are high at 257.(HDL 48, cholesterol 161) rest seem to be normal. What should I do to bring it in normal range?

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
Today I got my lipid profile done. My triglycerides are high at 257.(HDL 48, cholesterol 161) rest seem to be normal....
Start brisk walking tab. Diabetic diet and do exercise. Avoid sweets. Salad missi roti ,green vegetables and fruits all decreases triglycerides. If not controlled then fibrates drugs should be used.
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Hiiii name is babu having 45 years old im having heavy bp 160/104 how to reduce the bp plss give some advices.

PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
Hiiii name is babu having 45 years old im having heavy bp 160/104 how to reduce the bp plss give some advices.
In ayurveda, Hypertension is referred to as Rakta Capa Vriddhi and it sees the vitiation of vata and pitta doshas as the main cause. Mix 1 teaspoon of onion juice with an equal amount of honey. Take once a day for 1 week. Upon noticing improvement, continue for several more days. Take sarpgandha vati twice a day. Yogendra ras. Akik bhasm works very good in case of hypertension. Avoid salty diet. Oily food. Lower your stress. Do pranayama early morning.
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Though I have reduced my wt from 87 to 80, but my bp is fluctuating in nature. What kind of precautions I should take up? please suggest the natural way to control bp and reduce wt scientifically?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Though I have reduced my wt from 87 to 80, but my bp is fluctuating in nature. What kind of precautions I should take...
Hello, Few lifestyle changes can help you in controlling and preventing the high blood pressure, even if you're taking blood pressure medication. Eat healthy foods. Consume more fruits, vegetables, whole grains, poultry, fish and low-fat dairy foods. Eat less saturated fat and trans fat. Decrease the salt in your diet. So, avoid eating processed foods, such as canned soups or frozen dinners which contains extra salt in it. Keeping a healthy weight, or losing weight if you're overweight or obese, can help you control your high blood pressure and lower your risk of related health problems. Increase physical activity which can help lowering your blood pressure, manage stress, reduce your risk of several health problems. Get indulged in regular exercising (if your doctor allows you). Limit alcohol. Even if you're healthy, alcohol can raise your blood pressure. If you choose to drink alcohol, do so in moderation. Don't smoke. Tobacco injures blood vessel walls and speeds up the process of hardening of the arteries. Reduce stress as much as possible. Practice healthy coping techniques, such as muscle relaxation, deep breathing or meditation. Getting regular physical activity and plenty of sleep can help, too. Monitor your blood pressure at home. Medication: Take homoeopathic medicine - Schwabe’s Essentia Aurea/ thrice daily which is a cardio-tonic which helps in maintaining blood pressure, improves muscle tone of the heart and narrowing of blood vessels.
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I have high bp but have no bad habits. Takes lobar h everyday. What should I do to control my bp and get rid from medicine.

MD - Alternative Medicine
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Mumbai
I have high bp but have no bad habits. Takes lobar h everyday. What should I do to control my bp and get rid from med...
Hello. Stress and restlessness of mind is basic causes for hbp so need to manage life style accordingly drink plain water minimum 3 lt in a day minimum need 7 hours sound sleep do some exercise. Meditation and yogic asana under qualified supervision to rid from medicine avoid common salt n replace with small amount of raw salt avoid non veg. Oily. Spicy n white products drink carrot home made juice twice a day n vegetable soup n steam vegetable stay healthy - naturally.
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Doc. I feel little pain in my heart sometime and I also feel difficulty in breathing while I am sleeping not every time but sometime and my age is 23. Is it bad for my heart?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Doc. I feel little pain in my heart sometime and I also feel difficulty in breathing while I am sleeping not every ti...
Dear lybrateuser, -do get your yourself investigated for the problem, also get bp checked -stop smoking if you do so & also alcohol -have non; spicy food & also avoid fried &junk food, eat food at least 2-3 hours before bedtime -do regular exercise.
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