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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
Depends on what: Most heart rhythm disorders are annoying but not fatal. That said, i'd have to know what yours was before i could say anything useful about it.

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Check your pulse: Find your pulse in your wrist or neck and see if it actually does what the blinking light reflects--sometimes during BP measuring can get confusing di ... Read More
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Dr. Joyce Pastore
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Rhythm variations nl: Minor variations in the heart rhythm are normal, particularly in your twenties. However, I noticed that you are on a medication which lowers blood pre ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Arrhythmia: Understand: everyone has palpitations (sensation of abnormal heart rhythm) sometimes. In itself, that's neither a disease nor dangerous. That said, if ... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart disease: Your symptoms could be a symptom of arrhythmia or the heart disease. As you don't say what 'heart disease' it isn't possible to say more than MAYBE.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
See details: Does not stop nausea and vomiting directly, but they help other anti-nausea medicines work effectively and relieve the anxiety that people can feel wh ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Devices: You can wear a heart monitor ("Holter") for 24 or 48 hours or you can wear an event monitor ("King of Hearts") for 30 days, or you can have a loop rec ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Tibayan
22 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Start with a doctor: A history and physical is a good start. An ekg can take snap shot of the electrical activity of you heart. If your doctor wants to look over a longer ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Not likely: It is unlikely to get a heart arrhythmia from a shock you would get from a wall outlet. You can always check your pulse yourself! If you do not feel p ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Severity & duration?: If you're in distress, short of breath, dizzy or having chest pain, go to the er now. That said, everyone feels some "flip-flop" now & then. If it's o ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder answered
Specializes in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Arrhythmia: An abnormal rhythm of the heart which can be detected by listening, checking pulse, doing ekg or imaging. There can be many causes and effects. I will ... Read More
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