A 23-year-old female asked:
when i cough it hurts so much usually around my heart area. cold and chills all the time but no fever. not hungry either. not sure what's wrong. ?
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Infectious Disease 19 years experience
Pneumonia : You need to see your doctor and have at least chest X-ray and blood work done. You may have pneumonia
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A 26-year-old member asked:
What should pregnant women know about valvular heart disease?
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
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A 22-year-old member asked:
What is the connection between sepsis, gout, hypertension and heart failure (chf)?
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Addiction Medicine 17 years experience
Obesity?: There is no clear link in the various processes listed above, but morbid obesity put you at risk for all of these... If i saw a thin patient with all of those i'd say that central sleep apnea could account for three (sepsis, heart failure, and hypertension), but not gout. With weight loss heart failure, hypertension, and gout can be easier controlled or eliminated.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Does a daily aspirin work to prevent heart attacks?
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Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Yes: Studies have show that it helps just as does brushing and flossing teeth every night before bed!
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Can smoking while pregnant contribute to congenital heart defects and heart failure in my child?
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Dr. Steve Krageranswered
Pediatrics 7 years experience
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Lone Tree, CO
A 30-year-old male asked:
My 2 year old son is with fever for one day and running nose for 5 days.What should I try?
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Family Medicine 10 years experience
Check-up: How high is fever? What colors is drainage from nose? There could be many causes. Illness in children is most likely a virus and symptomatic control is usually all that is needed. I would advise you to a make an appointment with his pediatrician if you are concerned.
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Last updated Jan 16, 2016
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