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Chances of heart attack

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Healthy lifestyle: This will not be breaking news: good balanced nutrition, low on fats, high on vegetables ; fruit, regular moderate exercise, good bmi, stress reductio ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience Cardiology
Higher: Than one with a "normal " cholesterol. Depends on other risk factors like diabetes, hypertension, age, smoking and family history.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Probably so, for short periods of time and after trying other meds/ lifestyle modifications.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Little: Keep doing what you are doing. Always remember that our genetic makeup (along with our lifestyle) determines the main conditions that we are predispos ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
81 mg: Some recommend325 mg daily but likely for most average size folks, 81 mg daily suffices. Early studies used as much as 325 3times daily.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Counseling: Your issues appears to mental or behavioral and not organic heart disease. Counseling may help in understanding why you feel the way you do. Depressio ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Just about 0.: Acute stress would be very unusual cause of heart attack in relatively young females because they have no significant underlying coronary artery disea ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Doubt it: I would not believe everything that i hear. There are multiple risk factors for strokes and heart attacks.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Low: The chance of heart attack appears to be low, however your symptoms deserve further work up. Try to log your symptoms, circumstances specifically, whe ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Heart attack Anxiety: I understand your concern about “heart attack in the near future” Feel the Blessing and Wonder of your heart pumping blood with oxygen to all parts o ... Read More

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