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can you die from heart disease

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wlodzimierz Wisniewski
29 years experience Neonatology
Yes: Yes. There are several heart defects that you may die from if you are affected. Usually that happens early in life. Many of the defects can be correc ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Heart Disease: Approximately 611,105. See: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/deaths.htm
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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
COVID-19 Heart: It sure seems that way. You do not want to get COVID-19 if you have other heart or lung or immune problems. Go to CDC.gov and follow their guidelines ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
COVID 19: Some cardiac conditions can increase risk for poor out-come such as heart failure, coronary artery disease, dilated cardiomyopathies, arrhythmogenic r ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Yes but: You can die from a fast heart rate with no recognized heart disease. Some forms of heart disease (eg wpw, lqts, hocm, others) have no symptoms until ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Warren Foster
19 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Lifestyle changes: Don't smoke; exercise goal 4-5 days/week 30-45 min/day; limit alcohol; eat more fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and other high-fiber foods.and choos ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Haft
46 years experience Internal Medicine
CAD plus: Heart disease is a broad category of any condition that affects the heart. The most common condition and the condition that is the leading cause of d ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fenster
30 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Yes, your friend is correct.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Variable: This varies quite a bit with the chd under consideration. If you have a specific one in mind, please submit a new question with that in mind.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Heart disease is many more times the risk of death than breast cancer in women. Estimated over 500, 000 deaths in a year from heart diseases and 39, 0 ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Relatively high risk: You mean Berry ' cerebral aneurysm surgery risk is getting much better , but still is relatively high risk procedure due to your mom's associated p ... Read More

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