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Dr. V.c Malpani

Cardiologist, Mumbai

Dr. V.c Malpani Cardiologist, Mumbai
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Want a Healthy Heart - 11 Foods You Must Have!

Master in Food & Nutrition, B.Sc. - Home Science
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Faridabad
Want a Healthy Heart - 11 Foods You Must Have!

While every organ in the body needs to be cared for, the heart assumes a very special place. What is good for the heart can be good for the whole body and the reverse is equally true. The effects of a diet that is unhealthy for the heart is definitely unhealthy for the whole body.
With lifestyle changes like heart disease, diabetes, obesity and stroke are on the rise, the importance of eating a heart healthy diet has assumed all new levels of importance. The following are some of the heart healthy foods that should be a part of everybody’s diet.

  1. Fatty fishes: Salmon, sardines and mackerel are loaded with generous amounts of Omega-3 fatty acids and reduce the risk of arterial plaque buildup. They are also rich in antioxidants. Eating fish at least twice a week is recommended; for non-fish eaters, supplements of Omega-3 fatty acids are recommended.
  2. Oatmeal: Oats again are rich in Omega-3 fatty acids, folate and potassium. It is also rich in soluble fibre and is believed to lower bad cholesterol and keep the arteries free of plaque. It soaks up the cholesterol in the digestive system and helps manage cholesterol.
  3. Avocado: This creamy fruit has loads of monounsaturated fat which helps lower the levels of bad cholesterol and improve levels of good cholesterol. They also improve absorption of other carotenoids like lycopene and beta-carotene, which are also extremely heart friendly.
  4. Berries: Blueberries, strawberries, and other berries reduce the risk of heart attack by almost one-third. These are rich in compounds like anthocyanins and flavonoids which are proven antioxidants. They relax the blood vessels and reduce blood pressure and reduce the incidence of heart attacks.
  5. Dark chocolate: Chocolate which contains 60-70% cocoa is rich in polyphenols, which helps blood pressure, clotting, and inflammation.
  6. Olive Oil: Loaded with monounsaturated fats, this helps reduce levels of bad cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart disease. The extra-virgin variety is preferred for cooking in place of regular vegetable oils.
  7. Nuts and seeds: Almonds, walnuts, pistachios, peanuts, and macadamia nuts are packed with mono and polyunsaturated fats, fibre, and vitamin E. Flaxseed is rich in omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids and can be added to oatmeal or eaten raw.
  8. Soy: Soy products, including tofu and soy milk, are ideal for adding protein and reducing cholesterol and polyunsaturated fats, fibre, vitamins, and minerals.
  9. Legumes: These are high in omega-3 fatty acids, calcium, and soluble fibre.
  10. Spinach: Helps with its rich content of fibre, folate, lutein,and potassium. In fact, most vegetables have a beneficial effect.
  11. Green tea: Rich in antioxidants, it reduces the risk of heart disease and stroke.

Include some of the heart healthy foods and see your heart smile!!

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Some time there is bleeding in my cough when I spit then there is some blood which looks like freeze. I made a report from hospital but there was everything fine.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Some time there is bleeding in my cough when I spit then there is some blood which looks like freeze. I made a report...
Get your sputum checked for Genexpert test and if it is normal than also get your teeth cleaned from a dentist and Avoid spicy food in your diet and Also avoid peanuts and potatoes in your diet
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My blood pressure everyday low. So pls tell me sir what can I do. Waiting your answer.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Bangalore
Depending on the reason for your low blood pressure, you may be able to take certain steps to help reduce or even prevent symptoms. Some suggestions include: Drink more water, less alcohol.  Alcohol is dehydrating and can lower blood pressure, even if you drink in moderation. Water, on the other hand, combats dehydration and increases blood volume. Follow a healthy diet.  Get all the nutrients you need for good health by focusing on a variety of foods, including whole grains, fruits, vegetables, and lean chicken and fish. If your doctor suggests using more salt but you don't like a lot of salt on your food, try using natural soy sauce or adding dry soup mixes to dips and dressings. Go slowly when changing body positions.  You may be able to reduce the dizziness and lightheadedness that occur with low blood pressure on standing by taking it easy when you move from a prone to a standing position. Before getting out of bed in the morning, breathe deeply for a few minutes and then slowly sit up before standing. Sleeping with the head of your bed slightly elevated also can help fight the effects of gravity. If you begin to get symptoms while standing, cross your thighs in a scissors fashion and squeeze, or put one foot on a ledge or chair and lean as far forward as possible. These maneuvers encourage blood to flow from your legs to your heart. Eat small, low-carb meals.  To help prevent blood pressure from dropping sharply after meals, eat small portions several times a day and limit high-carbohydrate foods such as potatoes, rice, pasta and bread. Your doctor also may recommend drinking caffeinated coffee or tea with meals to temporarily raise blood pressure. But because caffeine can cause other problems, check with your doctor before drinking more caffeinated beverages.
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I am 27 years old. Normally I drink more water but whenever I drink any liquid thing or water after that i'll go for urine frequently 3-4 times after every 10-15 minutes. I have done all test like thyroid, sugar etc. All reports are normal. I want to know that is it normal or not.

CCEBDM, PG Diploma In Clinical cardiology, MBBS
Cardiologist, Ghaziabad
I am 27 years old. Normally I drink more water but whenever I drink any liquid thing or water after that i'll go for ...
Reduce the water intake and see the result. Why unnecessary drink so much water. Take water when ever you feel thirsty, do not over burden your system unless there is a requirement. Good luck.
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I am suffering from tb last year amlnd now I am fine but some time I feel very weak and my heart rate get speed. Why?

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am suffering from tb last year amlnd now I am fine but some time I feel very weak and my heart rate get speed. Why?
If you have completed full course of your anti tb drugs and have been assessed at the end of the course by a final x ray and blood tests which have shown good healing. You are cured. If you have any doubt. You may simply do a blood test like esr which is a good indicator of disease activity.(normal means no activity. Also a simple cbc of blood to check if your block counts are normal. You may do the check ups and cone hack to this platform. We shall be able to guide you further.
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He had a serious heart attack at last week. Now he is fine. What is the chance of 2nd attack ?

MD - General Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Noida
He had a serious heart attack at last week. Now he is fine. What is the chance of 2nd attack ?
These factors increase your risk for another heart attack: inactive lifestyle being overweight or obese high cholesterol high blood sugar, if you have diabetes high blood pressure smoking excess stress metal stents, devices placed into an artery to keep the vessel open, have been used in lieu of balloon angioplasty to treat patients with coronary artery disease (cad) for about 15 years, due to their better long-term patency. Nonetheless, with conventional (" bare metal") stents, there may be a disease recurrence rate of at least 20% to 30% due to scar tissue formation within the stent. Much research has been done to try to prevent this scar tissue formation. In the past decade, newer metal stents coated with medication to prevent scar tissue formation have become widely available. These stents have reduced the recurrence (" restenosis") rate of coronary artery disease to well under 10%. These percentages are vlid only if you take proper precautions to avoid risk factors for heart attack as mentioned above and you keep taking your prescribed medicines regularly.
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What food should be eaten if a person is suffering from 156 mg/ dl LDL cholesterol? IS THIS RANGE OF cholesterol OF HIGH RISK?

MBBS, MD-General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Secunderabad
What food should be eaten if a person is suffering from 156 mg/ dl LDL cholesterol?
IS THIS RANGE OF cholesterol OF H...
For any person irrespective of cholesterol one should eat healthy. Avoid junk foods, avoid fried and fatty foods, avoid too much of sweets and sugars/salts. Fruits, vegetables, fish are good. But remember one should eat healthy not stop eating.
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Hi, I am 35 years, 65 Kg, height 5’6”, male from India. I am having sharp pain in chest slightly leftwards for last 10 years. Sometimes this pain is also felt simultaneously in left shoulder or left arm or left head. Duration of this pain is 1- 5 seconds, mostly while resting but its frequency and intensity is not certain. Sometimes it occurs while warming up or cooling down. Also noticed, that it is related to cold weather. Sometimes left part of head is numb and has pulsating pain. I do exercise, vegetarian except eggs, almost no dairy product, and no processed food. No tea coffee, no alcohol. Been smoker till 2008, quit. Had stomach acidity issue till 2012 but no more at all. There is no problem at all exercising in fact I feel great and energized doing it. None of my maternal or paternal relative have BP or cardiac issue except my younger brother who underwent dental’s procedure due to Aortic Dissection in march 2013, but he have a genetic condition called Marfan’s Syndrome, no other family member have this. I always thought it is muscular or gastro related, so it never bothered me until November 2015. Last November on two successive nights I woke up feeling my chest pounding hard. Checked my BP and Heart rate everything normal on both occasions, but was not able to sleep well those nights every time fall asleep it woke me up I can feel my heartbeat and whole body is shaking in rhythm with it but my heart rate was absolutely normal. On third day all this panicked me I checked my BP it was raised so went to physician, BP 150/90 he told me its anxiety or due to some food, gave medicines for BP, anxiety and antacids. It helped me sleep, symptoms are as it is but milder now. Next day went to see cardiologist, I was too worried, he checked my BP 170/100, and did ECG, Tropnin T and ECHO all normal. Gave medicines for BP, anxiety and five days later did TMT, also normal. My BP came normal next day of visiting cardiologist and never rose again. I also assumed it to be anxiety and stopped all medications, in 30-40 days everything was normal except that sharp occasional pinching which I was having for years but now more frequent. Summers of 2016 was ok not much issue. In july 2016 suddenly foul smell (like from dead bodies) started coming from my lower centre chest. This smell is totally different from my body odor and it continued after that till date. This November I felt some itching in centre chest on at least five different occasions while doing sudden exertion from rest like climbing a floor or getting up from chair or bed and rushing to open door. On night of 28-nov-2016, I felt sudden tightening in my left upper chest for 1 or 2 seconds, during sexual exertion, it felt like something had grabbed it tried to find the muscular nature by examining different chest and shoulder muscles but didn’t find anything wrong. Checked BP it was normal. On 1-dec consulted cardiologist, was nervous, BP 170/90, I denied testing this time but he said in the wake of new event we have to do all tests again. LIPID, HBAC, ECG, ECHO, Tropnin T, Na & K, TMT all normal. But this time ECG machine interpretation was “acute MI (inferior)” and Tropnin T level was 13.65 against normal value of 14. Does this is anything to worry about? What is that bad smell? As symptoms are intensifying year after year, what may be the cause? What further investigation can be recommended, if any? Cold weather increases it, why? Why pinching and heaviness is felt on left chest mostly while resting?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Cardiology, Cardiac Device Specialist (CCDS - Physician )
Cardiologist, Delhi
Hi, I am 35 years, 65 Kg, height 5’6”, male from India. I am having sharp pain in chest slightly leftwards for last 1...
It is serious, if the ECG and Trop I value that you have mentioned is what it is. It means you have probably had a heart attack. Please take it seriously and go and consult a cardiologist for an angiography without any delay.
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My wife has enlarged heart like dilated cardiomyopathy with ef 35 to 40 percent. Can the heart come back to shape.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
My wife has enlarged heart like dilated cardiomyopathy with ef 35 to 40 percent. Can the heart come back to shape.
Cardiomyopathy could be due to long standing hypertension. Get her Bp checked. She has to start medicine after consulting cardiologist
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I am 49 yrs male, my random sugar 330 and BP 150/100. what should I do? Please help me.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Bangalore
I am 49 yrs male, my random sugar 330 and BP 150/100. what should I do? Please help me.
Check your fasting and post prandial sugar levels along with hba1c to asses the exact glucose levels. Your bp readings are also high. Consult a good diabetologist for further treatment.
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My father is 78 yrs. Old. Yesterday he was facing problem in the heart i.e. Pulling effect in the heart.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
My father is 78 yrs. Old. Yesterday he was facing problem in the heart i.e. Pulling effect in the heart.
Dear Lybrateuser, -Your father should not strain, do regular exercise like walking for 10-20 min, do yoga & deep breathing for keeping mind & body fit -get his bp checked up also blood sugar, cholesterol, ecg, x-ray chest to rule out any other problem if not done earlier -should have a well balanced diet, sleep well & keep himself busy in some activity during the day -consult a doctor if symptoms do not improve & appear repeatedly.
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M 44 yrs. Old. I hv. BP since 2008. Now m taking telma 40. My BP level is 140/130-90/80. My head was spinning a little few years back. But the problem has been acute now & it is very difficult to walk even. I was advised to take stuzeron & spill free & some homeopathy, but of no result. Kindly advice me.

Diploma in Cardiology
General Physician, Kolkata
M 44 yrs. Old. I hv. BP since 2008. Now m taking telma 40. My BP level is 140/130-90/80. My head was spinning a littl...
With this range of bp normally it does not happen, still reduce your bp by 10 mm of hg, & at the same time consult a neurologist.
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I am Sr citizen of touching 65 years age. A Patient of Diabetes Mellitus Type � II (under control with oral pills), undergone Direct standing to Distal LAD with 2.5 x 15 mm Xience V Stent and taking medicines for Myasthenia Gravies VI. You are requested to kindly advise for treatment of Myasthenia Gravis. Regards, S C Ohri24/12/2015.

MBBS, M.S, M. Ch, F.I.A.C.S
Cardiologist, Chennai
I am Sr citizen of touching 65 years age. A Patient of Diabetes Mellitus Type � II (under control with oral pills), u...
Well you have a stent to lad. You need to take clopidrogel and adpirin regularly. Check lioid levels control blood glucose. Exercise is good. Thymectomy (removal of thymus gland in the neck) will help to control myasthenia. Neurologist will prescribe prostigmine also. See a neurologist. Plenty of vegetables and fruits is good.
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Please tell me about the CAD and the diabetic relation. And any person having CAD cal also suffer from diabetes.

BAMS
General Physician, Delhi
Please tell me about the CAD and the diabetic relation. And any person having CAD cal also suffer from diabetes.
Any person with CAD will not develop diabetes but patient having diabetes are more chances to develop CAD ,If sugar levels are disturbed.
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I have a cheat pain I can not explain my problem anyone and I very confused so please help me.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Cardiology, Cardiac Device Specialist (CCDS - Physician )
Cardiologist, Delhi
I have a cheat pain I can not explain my problem anyone and I very confused so please help me.
Since you cannot exactly explain your symptoms/problem, it will be difficult for us to figure out what the problem is without knowing what is troubling you. The best thing to do would be to consult either a local internal medicine specialist or cardiologist, you can explain what you are feeling to them and they can advise you investigations based on that. It won't make any sense if some doctor suggests you a list of investigations without understanding what you need.
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My age is 28 and I ve been detected high bp. I am suffering through body pain, continuous sleepiness. Also my weight is 83 kg and my height is 173 cm. I am under depression due to these disorders and I want to get rid of this. Pls suggest.

CLINICAL CARDIOLOGY, MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Surat
My age is 28 and I ve been detected high bp. I am suffering through body pain, continuous sleepiness.
Also my weight ...
Hello. Getting High Blood pressure at such an early age is sad. But, before reaching to the conclusion that you have High BP, it needs to be properly confirmed that your BP remains high all the time. Because, many times, BP rises only temporarily while you are checking your BP at a clinic, due to anxiety or tension. This is very popularly known as White Coat Hypertension. And this is a very non-harmful thing. Maybe you are having only White Coat Hypertension and not real High BP disease. Take care.
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I have low blood pressure from 3 years. Please Advise me about medicine and prevention.

BAMS
Ayurveda, Bangalore
Hi, Follow these tips to increase your blood pressure: 1. Increase intake of salt by adding salt to curds rice and taking pickles along with curds rice. 2. Drink plenty of fluids like Nimbu pani, tender coconut, water, buttermilk, fresh fruit juices,etc. 3.Drink hot coffee or tea when you feel dizzy. 4. Take sound sleep for 7-8 hours at night. 5. Avoid standing for too long hours. 6. Do yoga and meditation which helps to relieve mental stress and control emotions. 7. Avoid anxiety, stress and depression. 8. Perform regular exercises. 9. Consume lots of fresh green leafy vegatables, fruits, sprouts, high protein diet, etc. 10. Check your Hb% and BP with your family doctor and take their advise for further management.
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I am a Doctor. I have recently detected Hypertension since one month. I went cardiologist nearby and he starts Tab. Amlovas 5 my since one month back Now l feel better. So Doctor what you will be suggest for me how long Tab. Amlovas 5 mg to be taken?

MBBS, MD - Medicine, DM - Cardiology, Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiologist, Delhi
I am a Doctor. I have recently detected Hypertension since one month. I went cardiologist nearby and he starts Tab. A...
Blood pressure medication are meant to be taken for long term, the dose should be decreased or stopped only with advise of your physician.
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I am 28 years male I have problem of high pulse rate from about a month ago I have done ecg and the report is normal and anytime I check my blood pressure it is also normal and I have a problem of anxiety due to my intestine irritation pls let me know what should I do.

M.Phil clinical psychology
Psychologist, Gurgaon
I am 28 years male I have problem of high pulse rate from about a month ago I have done ecg and the report is normal ...
Mind and body are interlinked, and psychological problems like high levels of stress, anxiety or tension badly effect our bodily functions. When we are in continue state of high levels of stress, our body demands and needs more energy to fight against it. Due to this, activation of white blood cells occur. However, for a longer duration if it occurs results in weakening of immune system and leading to problems like headache, diabetes etc. Engage yourself in some relaxation exercise like deep breathing on a regular basis like pranayam or yoga. Also, it is important to identify the stressors and work upon them. For this, you need to consult a doctor/psychologist who can help you in better management program.
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Please suggest me a best supplement which has vitamin d and zinc and doesn't have calcium which creates kidney stones. My testosterone level is low? Also I have a BP of 160/100 and taking medicine. Thanks in advance.

MD
Yoga & Naturopathy Specialist, Delhi
Please suggest me a best supplement which has vitamin d and zinc and doesn't have calcium which creates kidney stones...
The best source of vitamin d is sunlight. Sit in the sun with minimum clothes on in the morning hours for 30 mins. Pl keep your head in shadow or cover it with some leave or wet cloth. If you are not able to sit without clothes wear thin white clothes only. It is summer these days hence it will be advisable to drink 2 glasses of water before sun bath. Your weight is about 8 kg in excess. You should adopt a weight reduction program.
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