I'm from near Grand Rapids, Michigan. I seen an article where there was a procedure that they insert a drill like tool and eat through blockage, is there any more to this procedure happening rather than stents?
I have to have a stress testand not sure why, I already had a heart cath , i have a 100 percent blockage a 80 percent and a 40 percent, why would they have to do this stress test if they already have checked it out?
I have stage 4 congestive heart failure and cartiomyopathy. My left ventrical has stopped woring all together and my defribulator/ pacemaker works 100% of the time. I'm scared that my battery is going to run out faster than usual. i van not exercise due to the exercision to th heart. I have been eating two meals a day and nothing past 6pm.
I am gaining weight in stead of loosing. WHAT CAN I DO ?? Please Help !!!
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My cough was bad enough before with my allergies and sinus issues. Now its much worse.
My husband is having open heart surgery in October. He is 77 years old and has COPD. He will need mitral valve repair or replacement, tricuspid valve repair, coronary bypass surgery x1, and left atrial appendage excision. He was in the hospital in July for 6 days with ventricular tachycardia and diagnosed with the above issues. He had a VT catheter ablation procedure a couple of weeks out of the hospital. He has had Afib for years and has been… read more
I have difficulty standing to long but I don't like sitting around not doing anything. I can't do anything too strenuous because of CHF and I'm worried I'm putting myself in danger everyday I do the same thing and I know it's not good I need help please
I had an LAD heart attack with 1 stent put in on may 11 2020. I’m feeling pretty good but wonder if that was the sum total...or is it merely the gateway to other issues.
I am on the Mediterranean diet and I need to lose weight. I take insulin and have severe arthritis in my right knee and lower back. I also have a pinched nerve in my lower back. I really need to lose weight soon. If I change my diet any more I might as well not eat. I have an enlarged heart and CHF. So, what is the answer? I don't know for sure....help>
I had a heart attack almost four years ago. (I didn't know I had it). I went to the E.R. because I kept having problems breathing during the night. After the Doctor ask me questions and we put two and two together so that I knew exactly when I had it (ex stream heart burn). I always have heart burn so now I question if I will know if I have another heart attack and will it feel the same? Women can have so many crazy symptoms having a heart… read more