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Youngest Age For Having A Heart Attack
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
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
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am a 23 year old woman. I been having chest pains since february. I don't want to consider it being a heart attack. Last time I told my doctor this she said i'm too young to have a heart attack? If its not a heart attack than what could it be? I do not
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very rare: I have me er seen it in forty years of practice but rare thing can happen. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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