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Doctor insights on: Is Being Tired A Symptom Of Worse Heart Disease Or Advancing Pregnancy

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Dr. Amanda Itzkoff
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Pregnancy (Definition)

If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more


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What happens to women with valvular heart disease in pregnancy?

What happens to women with valvular heart disease in pregnancy?

Can get worse: Valvular heart disease, or their symptoms, can get worse in pregnancy .. Consult with your md before getting pregnant ... ...Read more

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What are the risks in pregnancy as I have complex congenital heart disease ?

What are the risks in pregnancy as I have complex congenital heart disease ?

Need more info : Definitely depends on your exact diagnosis of congenital heart disease, treatment or corrective surgery performed so far, and many other variables. You definitely need to seek the counsel of a cardiologist with expertise/additional training in adult congenital heart disease when planning to have a family. ...Read more

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What is a heart disease that can be caused from drinking alcohol during pregnancy?

What is a heart disease that can be caused from drinking alcohol during pregnancy?

Cardiomyopoathy: Sometimes, during or after pregnancy a pateint may develop a weak heart otherwise known as a cardiomyopathy. Excessive alcohol may help contribute to that. This can be diagnosed with an echocardiogram. ...Read more

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Where I can find about pge1 in congenital heart disease for pregnancy?

Where I can find about pge1 in congenital heart disease for pregnancy?

PGE1: Pge1 or prostaglandin is a medication that is generally started in certain types of congenital heart disease after children are born, if that particular heart lesion requires a blood vessel known as the ductus arteriosus to remain open. Pge1 helps to keep that blood vessel open either to provide blood flow to the lungs or to the body. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a heart disease that can be caused from the mother drinking during pregnancy?

Anyone know what is a heart disease that can be caused from the mother drinking during pregnancy?

Septal defects: Fetal alcohol syndrome does result in an increased incidence of heart disease, particularly septal defects such as vsd. It takes a pretty fair amount of drinking - not just a rare glass of wine or beer. ...Read more

Dr. Bennett Werner
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Heart Diseases (Definition)

Heart disease is a condition in which a person has problems with his heart, which includes both birth defects and problems acquired later. Examples of heart disease include clogging of the coronary (heart) arteries, heart attacks, leaky heart valves, heart failure, viral infections ...Read more