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A 30-year-old male asked:

Just had physical, blood work everything came out good so wonder i'm 30 someone at my age having heart attack, stroke and cardic arrest common and why?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Cardiac events: can happen at any age but probability is lower when young like yourself. The anxiety you mention in your history MAY be the real issue. Please continue being followed by your doc and consider getting support for your anxiety w/a mental health care professional. Treatments such as biofeedback, clinical hypnosis, and meditation are all helpful tools. Peace and good health.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok commented
Pediatrics 33 years experience
It's rare to have a heart attack at a young age. There's a graph at: https://www.heart.org/idc/groups/heart-public/@wcm/@sop/@smd/documents/downloadable/ucm_449846.pdf
Oct 29, 2015

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