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Am i 2 young to have a heart attack ?

Am i 2 young to have a heart attack
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Heart attack: Tell me WhatsApp symptômes do you havé. Chest pain, were ?in thé mis chest, L shoulder, L arm, thé yow, how us the heart rhythmique, régularité irrégularités .what you thons thaï you may havé an MI. I havé seen MIs éventuel in younger patients. Do you ample, drink alcool. You Will réduire à cardiolgist, havé à lipid profile . ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Heart Attack (Definition)

Heart attack is a life-threatening condition in which the blood vessels that supply the heart becomes occluded and thus the heart itself is not longer receiving any blood flow. Without this blood flow, the heart muscle dies and cannot pump blood to the ...Read more


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How much young can have a heart attack?

How much young can have a heart attack?

It all depends...: Depends on what conditions you suffer of( for example diabetes,uncontrolled and severe high bad cholesterol, heart conditions, hypertension, obesity),your family history( for example a parent that suffered a heart attack very young), smoking, use of cocaine. It is very rare that at your age, unless under the circumstances mentioned above, to suffer and heart attack. ...Read more

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Could a young woman have a heart attack?

Could a young woman have a heart attack?

Absolutely: There are rare problems in children. Most after 45 some in young adults with smoking, diabetes, obesity, bad behavior- Cocaine etc. After that anytime up to 100 women are at risk along with us guys! ...Read more

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Hi my uncle who was 42 passed away from a heart attack a year ago. Does that mean i could have a heart attack when im in my 40s or younger ?

Hi my uncle who was 42 passed away from a heart attack a year ago. Does that mean i could have a heart attack when im in my 40s or younger ?

Possible: Hereditary heart disease is stronger in families where a serious heart illness is found in a relative before the age of 50. Esp if this is a first degree relative such as a parent or sibling. Best advice when young is to stop smoking, stay active, eat sensibly. Establish a good relationship with a primary care doctor and listen to their advice. ...Read more

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Why is it not possible for you to have a heart attack at a young age? Aren't the risks just as high if you were between 10-30 years old and obese?

It is possible: Its possible to have a heart attack, when young but the risks are lower. Heart attacks occur when a blood clot forms over an area of the heart artery that is damaged by atherosclerotic plaque formation. A buildup of fat, inflammatory cells etc in an artery wall. This takes time ( years) to occur. There are many risk factors that promote this damage, obsesity, diabetes, smoking. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of heart attack in young men?

What are the symptoms of heart attack in young men?

The same: Anything between the belly button-mouth, front or back, including neck, shoulders, and arms + belching, "indigestion", sweating, ache/pressure including et cetera can be heart disease in the young or older patient. In diabetics and hypertensive heart symptoms can be "the flu", unusual fatigue, or nothing! ...Read more

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I'm still young but so it even possible to have heart attack at 22 years old?

I'm still young but so it even possible to have heart attack at 22 years old?

Unlikely: If you don't have already have a history of heart disease, and you aren't taking drugs, a heart attack is very unusual at 22. ...Read more

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I just had a heart attack in august of this year at the young age of 34. How do I deal with all this?

I just had a heart attack in august of this year at the young age of 34. How do I deal with all this?

Man up: Ok so you had the heart attack. Now, you need to focus on secondary prevention, ie preventing or minimizing your risk of it again. You can do this by exercising, controlling your cholesterol, bloob pressure, diabetes if pertinent and by stopping smoking if you do. ...Read more

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Dr. Creighton Wright
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Myocardial Infarction (Definition)

Myocardial infarction, or heart attack, is a condition where part of the heart muscle loses its blood supply due to calcification in and ...Read more