A 24-year-old male asked:

I have heart palpitations, pounding that i feel in chest, back,head 24/7 from 3 months.i have done ecg,tmt but cardiologist said i have no heart problem he said its due to anxiety.is it really anxiety that is causing me problem 24/7even in sleep?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 59 years experience
Yes it can. I recommend you spend some $ for a one month subscription to uptodate,com and read all about cardiac anxiety then discuss with your personal physician.
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