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Mitral Valve Replacement Surgery
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Vascular Surgery Treatment
Treatment of Blockage, Atherosclerosis & Heart Att
Cardiac Ablation Procedure
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Hi mother is 56 years and her kidney was transplanted in 1995. Now her creatinine level has gone up to 3. 2. Along with this her bp and sugar fluctuates a lot and the doctors r also helpless. From last 10 days she cannot digest anything and vomits all the time she eats anything. Please help us.
She has started problem of chocking in neck while eating n Laughing a lot, plus after too much of Laughing she experience low blood pressure in her lower body legs. As if we say in Hindi "Numbness n jhanjhanahat" She has gained a lot of weight in upper half body in last 2-3 years so. Neck is also kind of swollen. Just concerned. Hope all the symptoms doesn't indicate something serious.
When I wake up in the morning I use to have pain on my back head and heavy vertigo (chakkar aana) and it last upto 3-4 hours and sometimes after smoking I get black out feel like lie down somewhere and chest pain too.
I have acute chest pain plus I was diagnosed with mild depression what should I do except medicines?
I want to know the best diet plan for high blood pressure patient like me. The food that will help me.
He had heart attack 7 days back and he had angioplasty. He had one artery 100% blocked. And other vein 50%. Stent has been placed inside 100% blocked artery. He used to take medicine before like - mirtaz-30, clonotril-2 mg, zolfresh-10 mg. I want to ask you that should we continue taking these medicines or stop it.? Please reply as soon as possible. Please. Thanks.
Is it good/bad effect to take the medicine Concord-5 for high blood pressure and Atrova-10 foe lowering chlorestal for a long period. The patient is suffering from High blood pressure, High triglyceride, High chlolestal and Obesity.
Does sugar cause Hyperactivity? Do surgery soft drinks lead to diabetes? Do egg raise cholesterol levels? Can watching tv ruin your eyesight?
Hi Doc, Mujhe kuch dino se apni right side mein uper ki taraf psalion mein dard aur ek ubhar feel ho raha hai. Saath hi mein deep breath lene mein bhi problem hoti hai. Agar mein deep breath leta hoon to back mein khichav feel hota hai.
I live in delhi . I am working professional .I am a 32 y old male and have a chest pain for last 3 months. What should I do/
Hellow doctor, I am 38 years old, height - 5.10, weight - 78kg. My blood pressure is 160/110 from 1st time checked on 11.05. 15. Till today (i. E. 18.05. 15) blood pressure is remain same 160/110. I am not feeling any problem, some how I am feeling a little pain in my foot.Please suggest doctor, what have to do. Am I on risk?
My age is 25 and I have high blood pressure taking medicine "amlip 5" regularly since 1.5 year. And it is our family heredity. What is d reason behind high bp? It can be completely cure?
I am 20 years old when I exercise or warm up like race I feel a pain in left down the chest what should I do?
I have recently checked my lipids and I got total cholesterol 242 and hdl 33 and I am suffering high blood pressure from 1 year please let me know what to do.
I am having irritating and stabbing pain in my chest and back almost for last 6 months. I consulted almost 4-5 doctors but reports came normal. I feel tired and having neck pain also. I have made up my mind that I have lung cancer because I can feel mass over my chest. What can I do ? I am tensed.
For a long time cholesterol in totality was seen as a bad thing for your body although the truth was a little more complicated than that. Cholesterol primarily is divided into two types, one of which can be categorized as bad cholesterol and the other as good cholesterol. Let's have an in-depth look at both the categories.
LDL or Low Density Lipoprotein aka bad cholesterol - Cholesterol is a wax like chemical which is found all over the body and it has important functions to perform. Cholesterol is carried all over the body by Lipoproteins. The low density lipoproteins are denoted as bad cholesterol as they can accumulate on the walls of the blood vessels and cause blockages resulting in many ailments. LDL levels of 190 and above are considered dangerous.
Some of the risks associated with it are:
HDL or High Density Lipoprotein aka good cholesterol - This is a form of cholesterol which is usually desired in higher quantities as it removes LDL from the system by dislodging it from the arteries and then carrying it through the blood stream into the liver. The liver then breaks it down and removes it from the body. Thus, higher number of HDL cholesterol is always desirable.
Some of the ideal numbers for HDL cholesterol within the body are:
- Women - Ideal: 60 mg/dl, dangerous: 50 mg/dl or lower
- Men - Ideal: 60 mg/dl, dangerous: 50 mg/dl lower
The role of triglycerides
Good and bad cholesterol levels also depend on the levels of triglycerides within the body and not just LDL or HDL cholesterol. Triglycerides are another type of fat which are used to store energy within the body but can also affect your health. It is most associated with atherosclerosis when the levels of triglycerides are high within the body.
Some habits that contribute to high levels of it are
- Lack of physical activity
- Obesity or being overweight
- Excesses in alcohol consumption
- Bad diet and others
Thus, the good cholesterol versus bad cholesterol war also includes other factors, most of which can be easily changed by making subtle changes in life style and incorporating healthier habits. This will increase the good cholesterol and the other relevant elements and reduce the bad. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a doctor.