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A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I am not sure of Entrestro medication.. too many side effect . so every one will suffer kidney failure, and feeling tired, sleepy. wee people ---this is… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Angioplasty And Stents

Angioplasty And Stents

How long to the stents last? Do they ever colapse...and if they do what happens?

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

Hi Hope u get back on feel really soon
But I had to left my Dr. Because he act he didn't care about me anymore, Then I run into his nurse who wk for him… read more

posted about 2 months ago

This Question Is For Anyone That Can Answer In Detail

This Question Is For Anyone That Can Answer In Detail

how is heart failure diagnosed and whats a ejection fraction really mean!!!

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I went to see my heart doctor not even two weeks ago and I asked him the same question. His answer was usually it is caused by a leaky valve. I have… read more

posted 8 months ago

How Many Of You Still Eat Eggs

How Many Of You Still Eat Eggs

and what have you heard about how good or bad they are for your heart?? and if you still have them how many a week ?????

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

5 or 6 eggs per week

posted 2 months ago

Do You Find Yourself Feeling Vulnerable In Crowded Spaces, Or Find Yourself Trying Not To Be A Burden?

Do You Find Yourself Feeling Vulnerable In Crowded Spaces, Or Find Yourself Trying Not To Be A Burden?

I find myself suddenly wanting to rush home and get back to "safety" when I am at a doctor's waiting room, a public elevator...And then I realize that although everyone in my family are wonderful helping me, I try not to need help so I don't feel like I am imposing.

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

Oh, how I can relate to everyone. It is very hard getting use to the new normal, and sometimes depressing. I Pray constantly asking God to help me… read more

posted 4 months ago

What Is The Best Diet For Losing Weight?

What Is The Best Diet For Losing Weight?

My heart surgeon said the Mediterranean diet, but it can get spendy and I can't have seafood. Yet I am diabetic as well and that diet can be too restrictive on some things. I really need to lose weight sooner than later. I have a lot of back pain that goes down my let into my foot. I can't have surgery to fix it so I just started physical therapy very gentle movements as not to aggravate the back and leg. I have tried best I can to maintain a healthy diet but not being… read more

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I'm over weight and need to loose at least 5/ lbs not easy when I can hardly walk

posted 24 days ago

How Much Exercise Do You Get Daily

How Much Exercise Do You Get Daily

now that you have a heart condition exercise is important how much do you get a week???( not activity)exercise there is a big difference

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

In good weather get out garden some and ride my adult 3 wheel bike! Also puts me in a good mood! When not so good have an exercise dvd I work out to or… read more

posted 3 months ago

Take One Day At A Time, Enjoy Your Family And Friends.

Take One Day At A Time, Enjoy Your Family And Friends.

Enjoy your self each and every day to the fullest.

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

Just believe God is watching over you and protecting you .he is with you believe it, he will not let you down

posted 12 months ago

Regarding Statin Drugs.

Regarding Statin Drugs.

One of the major side effects of statin drugs is muscle weakness. The heart is a muscle. How can these drugs possibly be good for heart disease patients? Or anyone for that matter?

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I too, have high cholesterol, but the pain in my legs and arms was so bad that I was afraid I would become wheelchair bound. I'll try to lower my… read more

posted 3 days ago

Mild -Moderate Arotic Root Dilation At 4.26 And And Mild-Moderate Accending Arota At 4.1 What Should I Do

Mild -Moderate Arotic Root Dilation At 4.26 And And Mild-Moderate Accending Arota At 4.1 What Should I Do

Hi hope everyone is feeling good today 4 years ago I had a heart attack and now have 4 stents I also found out that I have Moderate Aortic root dilation at 4.26 and and Moderate ascending Aorta at 4.1 these numbers are what they are now they have grown from 2 years ago . Now my first cardiologist did not even mention anything about this I found this out by getting my medical records for insurance… read more

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

Hi. I HAVE similar figures?
I Would like to know anseers?.
I been on statun.blood pressure tablet and Clopodtial. (Plattert.
I now get palpations.Pain… read more

posted over 1 year ago
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