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Dr. Steven Griggs
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Mild Chest Pain (Overview)

Chest pain is chest pain and mild depends on severity if you were asked base on scale of 1 to 10 , 1 being no chest pain to 10 being severe chest pain.


Dr. Steven Griggs
49 doctors shared insights

Mild Chest Pain (Overview)

Chest pain is chest pain and mild depends on severity if you were asked base on scale of 1 to 10 , 1 being no chest pain to 10 being severe chest pain.


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Mild chest pain. What kind or degree of chest pain is something to worry about?

Mild chest pain. What kind or degree of chest pain is something to worry about?

Not severity: Severity is all but irrelevant as heart attacks can be painless. The single most important feature of angina is that it is provoked by exercise and relieved by rest. That said, a heart attack can come on at complete rest (and often does). If you're concerned, please see your doctor. An once of prevention is worth a pound of cure. ...Read more

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Dr. Jeffrey Bowman Dr. Bowman
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Mild chest pain (Tip)

There is a specialty for pain management. ...See more

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Overcoming Mild Depression (Checklist)

Discuss with your doctor your symptoms and get help
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Ask for a counseling referral. Talk therapy is key.
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Ask if you would benefit from medications
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Exercise daily. If having trouble, start slow with a daily walk.
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I get random mild chest pain on just my left side. Its maybe a 4 out of ten on a pain scale. What could it be?

I get random mild chest pain on just my left side. Its maybe a 4 out of ten on a pain scale. What could it be?

Unsure: Any chest pain should be eval by a doctor, but the chest pain that usually concerns me is midline dull aching pain that is worse w exertion and better w rest. Can also radiate to jaw or left arm. A stress test may be a good idea. I also like to check a calcium score in high risk patients without chest pain. ...Read more

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Managing Mild Kidney Failure (Checklist)

Make certain your blood pressure is at the low prescribed target
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Make certain your cholesterol has been monitored and treated
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Make certain your blood sugars are well managed
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Minimize weight gain and lose weight if you are overweight.
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I took 130mg of inderal (propranolol) when precription says 1 10 mg pill twice a day .. What should I do? I feel nauseous and tired and burning mild chest pain .

I took 130mg of inderal (propranolol) when precription says 1 10 mg pill twice a day .. What should I do? I feel nauseous and tired and burning mild chest pain .

Dosing error: If the dose taken is 130mg instead of 10mg, go to the emergency room now. If the dose taken is 30mg, the symptoms will ususally improve over the course of the day - contact your doctor to see if any adjustments are needed. ...Read more

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I get mild chest pain at random times. Why is that?

I get mild chest pain at random times. Why is that?

Chest pain: There are multiple causes possible for what you mention. Costochondritis, intercostal muscle pain, diaphragmatic irritation, pleural inflammation are but a few of the possibilities. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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Mild chest pain (Tip)

Live with the pain instead of for the pain. ...See more

Dr. Joshua Batt Dr. Batt
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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use pain medication as directed
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Avoid fast movements
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See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
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Having mild chest pain?

Having mild chest pain?

See your doctor: All chest pain should be evaluated initially to make sure it's not serious. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Managing Knee Pain (Checklist)

Try to determine the cause
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Write down severity, duration, location (front/back of knee, etc.)
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If swollen, ice the knee with a bag of ice, bag of frozen peas, etc.
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See a doctor
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I get mild chest pain at random times. Why is that?

Chest pain: There are multiple causes possible for what you mention. Costochondritis, intercostal muscle pain, diaphragmatic irritation, pleural inflammation are but a few of the possibilities. ...Read more

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I have a mild chest pain and it goes off after a while.

Get evaluated: if chest discomfort is enough concern for you to post on this forum I would highly recommend that you follow up with your primary care physician regarding this matter. It is not safe for you to assume that this chest pain is noncardiac especially if you have other risk factors such as diabetes or smoking history or family history of coronary artery disease I would highly recommend seeing ur Dr. ...Read more

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Mild chest pain (Tip)

Living with back pain can be a pain in the back. ...See more

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Living with Ongoing Pain (Checklist)

Be sure correct diagnosis is made
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Only go to a pain physician trained to treat chronic pain
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Continue to look for more therapies that might be right for you
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Keep moving. Do not let pain sideline you. Pain will only get worse.
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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more