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Coronary Artery Disease

MBBS, DM - Cardiology, MD
Cardiologist, Hyderabad
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Risk factors associated with heart attack

So when do we get the heart attack? What kind of people gets the heart attack? Previously people used to think heart attack belongs to the elderly people, post-retirement people. No, the heart attacks are happening, like 20% of the heart attacks are happening in the 40s. Alarmingly we have seen last one week, the 30s, that is, the 30s are the new 40s. From age 30 onwards the heart attack incidents are increasing. So now we see that age is no longer a criteria or factor for heart attack, although overall we have seen that the elderly people are supposedly more prone to heart stroke more frequently than the younger people. The people with diabetes or sugar, with hypertension, people with high cholesterol, people who are obese, the people who are more than the normal weight, people whose family members had a heart attack at any age. For example, somebody’s ancestors or father or mother, or elder brother or younger, or elder sister had a heart attack, at 60 or at any age, then the chances of a heart attack are more in the person.

And of course, cigarette smoking. Cigarette smoking is an important cause of heart attack in any people. Cigarette smoking is one of the worst habits anybody can have, and it is killing many of the young people. Cigarette smoking is an important cause of heart attack and you must quit smoking altogether. Also, lack of exercise, and stress, physical or mental stress, anxiety- These are some of the risk factors that can be getting you a heart attack. If you are diabetic, have a tight control of your diabetes, if you have hypertension, you will regularly check your BP, check your sugar, take control of both of them. You should check your cholesterol, from age 20 onwards. If your cholesterol is high, control your cholesterol with a change in lifestyle and if a doctor prescribes you a tablet. Regularly check your cholesterol and keep it in control. Regular exercise is important, at least 30-40 minutes regularly, is must for everybody. If you are smoking, please quit smoking. Smoking is the commonest cause of death in any people. Young heart attack victims, most of them are smokers. If they quit smoking, the incidence comes down significantly. Take a balanced, healthy diet. Take small portions and see that your physical activities, not only the 30-40 minutes of exercise but all through the day you are physically active.

Can heart attack happen in women? Many people think that heart attack is a disease of men. Contrary to that popular belief, a heart attack is a number 1 killer in women as well. It is not breast cancer, ovarian cancer, cervical cancer; it is not any other illnesses, that we think women suffer from. It is the heart attack, which is number 1 killer in women as well. So women beware, it is not just men’s disease, it is your disease as well. And whatever I said about control, it applies to you all as well. Actually after age 50 onwards, after attaining menopause, women are more prone to heart attack than men. They have less prognosis, fewer survival rates, the chances of coming out of the hospital healthy is not equal to that of men. So women beware, you are more prone to heart attack than men, after age 50 than men. So as you see here, here is the evaluation; less than 30 years of age, heart attack rates are slowly increasing from 8.3 to 10.7, and as the year's progress, a number of young people are suffering a heart attack. It used to be a disease of the elderly more than 50 years of age, and now we are seeing the disease in the young people. And this is very, very alarming. Any victim, any heart attack victim, in families, small children fall prey to this disease, which is very, very alarming. You should have good knowledge of this condition and healthy lifestyle, and also, keep checking your parameters, your BP, and must keep checking or conducting tests, so that if something is happening (symptoms of heart attack) you can diagnose at an early age and prevent it.

What happens inside the heart when you get a heart attack? See, the cholesterol is here. There is no blood flow to the heart muscle. See this is a normal healthy heart, the heart muscles are reddish, but here it has become black when the heart attack is happening. That’s the inside story of what is happening. So inside the blood vessels, that is the blood vessels of the heart, the cholesterol is building up, the cholesterol blocks and captures, it causes blood clots. The blood clots for a few minutes, that is why the heart attack comes all of a sudden. The build up cholesterol takes weeks or months, but the heart attack comes very fast. So how do we treat? We can give medicines, do an angioplasty stenting. We all know about the stent. When the vessel is blocked, we put a stent, and then the vessel here is normal, it is flowing well now. Or we can do a bypass surgery.

When blocks are there in different places (of the heart), we can take a new pipe from the leg or from the chest and stitch it here, so that the blood flows to the new pipe, as the old pipes are blocked. So friends, today we have briefly discussed what is chest pain? All chest pains we found out do not heart pains. What is heart pain? What are the symptoms of heart pain? What it looks like? How to differentiate it? May it be the day, night, any kind of circumstances, you need to transport the patient to the nearest hospital. After getting treated for heart disease, it is a lifelong discipline that you need to maintain, the drugs are for lifelong, the medicines etc are all lifelong. You need to continue following the doctor’s advice and attend the doctor at periodic intervals. You have to quit smoking, you must take a healthier diet, you need to have an ideal body weight, you should exercise properly. And this knowledge, if you have gained anything, from my talk, then please spread to everybody; see that everybody is aware of this condition. As we discussed just now, that it is alarmingly true that the heart attack is happening in the 40s and the 30s, and that is an alarming situation.

You should make sure that everybody gets this knowledge and ultimately this knowledge will prevent this heart attack. Thank You very much- Dr. Balaji Rajamagiri, Cardiologist.
 

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My son age 12 years 43 kg weight. He Hiccup all time. Means dakar. Due to acidity. We treat many medicine as per doctor suggest. No well. From last six to seven days. He is not relief from. Hiccup do.

BHMS
Homeopath, Sindhudurg
My son age 12 years 43 kg weight. He Hiccup all time. Means dakar. Due to acidity. We treat many medicine as per doct...
There are many (unknown) reasons for hiccough. common causes- Overeating, inflammation of glottis, Gastric distension, sudden hot or cold application or bathing, distension of stomach, obstructed flatulance, taking of pepsi miranda or other soft drinks, too much smooking or sudden excitement bad or good news may be the causes. One of the rare cause is stone in kidney or in gall bladder or some kind of obstruction in bile duct or in ureter could be the cause which clinically not prominent. For persistent hiccough one the good remedy is ginseng .
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My wife aged 59 years who is suffering from Diabetes and Blood pressure which remains under control due to meditation, is suffering, is having sever insomnia, take one Ativan 1 mg at 11 pm but have sleep only at 3.00 am which is not sound but disturbed sleep. Please advise how to remove the problem without having any side effects and hangover of medicine so that proper timely sleep can be taken. Thanks Sir.

Diploma in Anesthesia, MBBS
General Physician, Hyderabad
My wife aged 59 years who is suffering from Diabetes and Blood pressure which remains under control due to meditation...
Why ativan is being taken at 11 pm? so naturally she will get sleep around 3 am. Why so late going to bed? as that is your main concern. You have to change the daily routine. She should have dinner around 7 - 7.30 pm and take ativan tab and go to bed around 9 - 9.30 pm for the medicine to be effective. To achive this she has to stop watching tv by 8 pm and read some books or magazines or meditate and maintain general relaxed mood. To do that other family members have to cooperate to maintain the peaceful atmosphere and help her in maintaing the timings. Do not get on to the bed until bed time. As she is practicing meditation, have it in the evening also and learn and practice" bhraamari" yoga practice morning and evening which will help her to fall asleep. For all this the other family members have to cooperate in closing the tv and maintaining silence. Change will not come in a single day, but by persistance she can have good sleep.
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I am 22 years old and I have a problem with heartbeat, heartbeat skips for 2/3 beats and I feel suffocation at that time.

MD Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am 22 years old and I have a problem with heartbeat, heartbeat skips for 2/3 beats and I feel suffocation at that t...
You need to have an ecg done to find out why your heartbeat is skipping, sometimes there can be heart disease that causes this which can be treated with medicines and some other conditions need more detailed examination.
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He has cholesterol, he wants to control his cholesterol level. Please suggest medicine and some exercise.

post graduate diploma in nutrition and dietitics, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Bangalore
He has cholesterol, he wants to control his cholesterol level. Please suggest medicine and some exercise.
Hello lybrate-user sahil, high cholesterol can be caused by an unhealthy lifestyle. Avoid saturated fat, red meat and full fat diary products. Focus on eating a healthy diet and any form of physical excerise like walking, yoga etc. Try to reduce weight if on the higher side. Take 2-3 garlic crush it and swallow with water early morning on empty stomach.
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Last month, 18th Jan 2015. One stent is transplant in my main arteries. Will it always appear in ECG chart. I am asking because there are many organization who are taking pre employment checkup.

MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
Internal Medicine Specialist, Mumbai
Your stent will not cause ecg changes. However the changes from an old heart attack or fibrosis will always be seen.
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Dear ,s How to stop Heartpalpication? If I shout do I get a panic attacks, I am tensed some times I manage, still worries, Do j get any attach like heart attacks and all. I may think much in this! Due to ACidity I feel heart burns and palpitations is that am thinking right / Any other route cause around! Please suggest me the best. Thanks a lot!

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Dear ,s How to stop Heartpalpication? If I shout do I get a panic attacks, I am tensed some times I manage, still wor...
Dear Lybrateuser, - Your problem is due to acidity & anxiety - avoid spicy, fried & junk food, also restrict tea/ coffee intake to 1-2 cups/ day - have more of fruits & vegetables, whole grains, low fat dairy products, lean meats, nuts in your diet - chew your food well, do not skip meals, have meals on time, have 4-5 small meals rather than three large meals, have dinner 2-3 hrs before bedtime have 7-8 glasses of water per day - do regular exercise like walking, yoga, meditation & deep breathing daily morning - keep yourself busy so that you do not keep thinking of the problem.
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Doctor, I have a high blood pressure problem still I do not have a any kind of tension and others issues. Last BP was 156\96.

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
Doctor, I have a high blood pressure problem still I do not have a any kind of tension and others issues. Last BP was...
Hi, Take Rauvolfia 1x, 2 tabs daily morning empty stomach and 1 tab in the evening. Drink plenty of liquids and cut down your fat, salt and sugar intake. go for a morning walk daily at least for 30 minute. Take a sound sleep and try to avoid anger. Home remedies to Control high BP:-1. Bananas are one fruit that people with high blood pressure can eat regularly to control it. Bananas are a rich source of potassium, which lessens the effect of sodium.So, try to eat one or two bananas daily. Along with bananas, you can try dried apricots, raisins, orange juice, spinach, baked sweet potatoes. 2. Eat one or two crushed garlic cloves daily. You can simply crush them with your hands. Crushing garlic cloves creates hydrogen sulfide, a compound that promotes good blood flow, removes gas and reduces the pressure on the heart.If you do not like eating raw garlic or if it causes a burning sensation, then take it along with a cup of milk. You can also mix five or six drops of garlic juice in four teaspoons of water and take it twice a day.
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I am facing the problem of high blood pressure and also having gas problem and I has taken medicines since three month so why I feel like tired sometime?

MD(EH)/AM/Accupressure
Acupressurist, Chandigarh
I am facing the problem of high blood pressure and also having gas problem and I has taken medicines since three mont...
You should take Rawfilia Q thrice a day. Due to indigestion or gastric problem you are feeling tired. So take Nux Vomica thrice a day only two drops in water after every meal? Avoid overeating.
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I am 32 year old male. I have high cholesterol i. E tri glyseride 450. After taking lunch and dinner, I have lot of suffocation like insomania, breathlessness, acidity etc. Please what will do and what food I have to eat. Please direct me.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
I am 32 year old male. I have high cholesterol i. E tri glyseride 450. After taking lunch and dinner, I have lot of s...
Hello dear High triglycerides and cholesterol can cause atherosclerotic heart disease or narrowed coronary arteries in the heart can cause the symptoms of angina, when theheart muscle is not provided with enough oxygen to function. Decreased blood supply to the brain may be due to narrowed small arteries in the brain or because the larger carotidarteries in the neck may become blocked. This can result in a transient ischmic attack or stroke. Peripheral artery disease describes gradual narrowing of the arteries that supply the legs. During exercise , if the legs do not get enough blood supply, they can develop pain , called claudication . Other arteries in the body may also be affected by plaque buildup causing them to narrow, including the mesenteric arteries to the intestine and the renal arteries to the kidney. Change life style .do meditation,yoga, Go walk daily, do any one physically activity daily i.e.play any game., Avoid fast foods,oily foods,junk foods,alcohol,smoking,fatty foods, non-veg.,avoid stress,take plenty of water in day time. And 1 glass of water before bed at night. use flax oil, omega-3 fatty meal or cap., take .green veg., whole grain. Garlic,. Cod liver oil. Take anti cholesterol medicines .
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Hi I have cholesterol 226 should I take medicine or can reduce by walking or is there any home remedies or any foods.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine, DM - Cardiology, Cardiac Device Specialist (CCDS - Physician )
Cardiologist, Delhi
Hi I have cholesterol 226 should I take medicine or can reduce by walking or is there any home remedies or any foods.
You have not mentioned your LDL, HDL and triglyceride level. But for sure you can start with daily brisk walking, quit smoking, if you smoke, decrease fat and junk food in your diet, eat more fruits, vegetables, sprouts etc. For detailed diet counselling consult a dietician. Repeat your lipid profile tests after 1 month, if they are still high, meet a cardiologist near you.
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Dear sir my wife is diabetes and BP patients last 10 years she is 39 years old last few days she is not doing her daily work n so much tired n weakness n also feel unhealthy. So kindly suggest.

MBBS, MD-General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Secunderabad
Dear sir my wife is diabetes and BP patients last 10 years she is 39 years old last few days she is not doing her dai...
General tiredness and unhealthy feeling may be due to various factors. Uncontrolled bp and/or diabetes, underlying complications for example blockages in heart, another condition like hypothyroidism or simply lack of fitness. You need to consult any physician and find out the exact cause. It may not be possible to advise online in such cases.
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Im taking ciplar20 to lower heart beat prescribed by Dr. Now my fever is high and heart beat rate is increasing so what can I do?

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
General Physician, Ghaziabad
Im taking ciplar20 to lower heart beat prescribed by Dr. Now my fever is high and heart beat rate is increasing so wh...
you dont have to do anything extra. high pulse is due to fever. when your infection and fever will settle pulse will improve on its own. dont worry
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What food for high LDL and low HDL cholesterol and high trigrilicides and higher glucose levels and for non alcoholic fatty liver.

MBBS, MD-General Medicine, DM - Cardiology
Cardiologist, Secunderabad
What food for high LDL and low HDL cholesterol and high trigrilicides and higher glucose levels and for non alcoholic...
Low fat, low carb, protein and fibre rich food is what you should take. Which means you can take everything cooked at home using less oil, more vegetables and fruits, less of outside foods especially junk foods, colas. Be mindful of calories. Do some form of exercise to burn some extra calories.
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Hi Sometime I got my heartbeat beating fast from routine while m sleeping please advice me.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
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Sometime I got my heartbeat beating fast from routine while m sleeping please advice me.
It seems to be a normal finding but Get your vital parameters of the body checked from a nearby doctor and revert back with findings
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My heart is biting so higher than normal m smoker what is the problem which medicine should I take.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
My heart is biting so higher than normal m smoker what is the problem which medicine should I take.
Get your vital parameters of the body checked from a nearby doctor and revert back with findings and Take tablet folvite 5mg once a day and tablet vitaminD (60000iu) once a week for six months
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Sir, I am suffering from heart pain, I am very afraid please tell me abt the symptoms.

B.Sc(hons), Physics, B.H.M.S., PGDIT (software Engg)
Homeopath, Delhi
Sir, I am suffering from heart pain, I am very afraid please tell me abt the symptoms.
First reduce pain medicine german reckeweg kali bichrom 200, single dose (4-5 drops in mouth) morning. Buy medicine from good homoeopathic shop. Food mixed fruit juice daily evening. Please continue treatment.
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My father is 75 years old. He has heart disease. Now he is struggling with swelling in legs. Please help.

BHMS
Homeopath, Solan
My father is 75 years old. He has heart disease. Now he is struggling with swelling in legs. Please help.
Apis mellifica 1m three doses, graphites 30, digitalis 30 for 7 days and revert back after 7 days with feedback.
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I have a big problem. I am having chest pain regularly while walking fast. Please suggest me some good medicine.

PGD Maternal Child Health, MBBS
General Physician, Akola
I have a big problem. I am having chest pain regularly while walking fast. Please suggest me some good medicine.
If it is only on walking and disappearance on rest, then you need to investigate for coronary insufficiency. Do an ECG at rest and after exercise.
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