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One Hard Heart Beat
Everytime I eat my chest hurts hours later I belch for a long time hard ones. I also get hard heart beats and stomach pain. Any ideas.
Premature beats: You seem to have occasional pvcs (premature beats followed by a pause and a hard beat). They are generally of not much concern if happening once in a while. However please talk to your doctor about it. ...Read more
Many reasons: There are many reasons for having "hard" heart beats. Some of these are abnormal and some of these just indicate increased heart awareness. Some can be due to irregular beats, fast beats, skipped beats or problems with hormones or electrolytes or psychological issues. It is worth getting these checked out by a health care provider. Tell your doctor about this for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
Multiple causes: Most individuals have occasional irregular heart beats - this can be entirely benign or a serious cardiac condition - you need to have a thorough evaluation by a physician with an ECG to start with and further testing depending on your age, other medical conditions, medications, etc - important not to ignore this symptom - most of the time this condition is found to be benign but don't ignore it. ...Read more
Is it normal to sit for a moderate amount of time, and when you stand up, you feel your heart beat a little harder?
Orthostasis: Yes upon standing there is a need to pump blood against gravity which is compensated by the heart increasing its contractile strength ...Read more
Sometimes when I exhale, I immediately experience a single hard heart beat. This can happen once or for several minutes with each exhale.?
The heart is: Affected by the pressure inside your chest cavity. Blood flow in the heart and other factors are changed with respiration. In addition, when you exhale your chest cavity becomes smaller and I suspect your ribs and tissues are closer to your heart making it easier to feel your heart beat. This is all probably normal physiology. ...Read more
Yes: When you're relaxing, your heartbeat certainly continues. But it won't be pounding like it might be during heavy physical activity. ...Read more
No: Varying heartbeats could mean that you are having an arrhythmia (ie that all the heartbeats are not being generated by the usual pacemaker in your heart). Sometimes this can happen in a normal heart, but it can also mean some kind of heart disease (such as coronary artery disease) or that something is stimulating your heart (such as drugs, alcohol, an overactive thyroid, etc). See your md! ...Read more
Cause of overly strong pressure with each heart beat? Athlete and feel heartbeat everywhere, extremely hard, visible, don't feel myself.
Athlete, heart: Its imperative that you stop high output physical activity till formally evaluated by a cardiac specialist ...Read more
I am suffering from shortness of breathing for last one year. Sometimes it increase. Sometimes it is all okay. Sometimes heart beat faster.
Shortness: Of breath can have many causes...Too many to list here. Sounds like you need to have this evaluated. See your doctor for further workup. ...Read more
Hi, I'm getting weird, super quick heart beat like sensation inot my lower right side. It feels hard to the touch aND is uncomfortable but not painful?
Rapid heart beat: Please see your doctor. It could be medical or panic but you need to know what is happening and then it can be treated and you will have peace of mind. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Happens Sometimes: 29 y/o male asks Why does my heart beat faster and harder sometimes where its noticeable at rest. Key Word is 'Sometimes'. Normal for most Humans heart to beat faster even at rest, like when thinking of or imagining exciting things like sports or even ones favorite foods! But when one becomes aware of it (Palpitations) in the Silence of Self Attention it seems odd. Concern only if Frequent ...Read more
No, it's not: And while very common, 19 year olds shouldn't even be drinking that champagne. Some people are very sensitive to alcohol's effects and get intoxicated on small amounts. This is your body/brain giving you a message that this is not a drug likely to do you much good. If your heartbeat gets fast after drinking, you could be developing "holiday heart" - an alcohol-related arrhythmia. Talk to doctor. ...Read more
Depends.: If you are six weeks and one day by your dates and the US didn't show a fetus you may just be to early to see the baby. If you can see and measure a fetus but cannot see a heartbeat then that is abnormal. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Random irregular hard heart beat, dizziness, an seeing stars happens when sitting, standing, or just relaxing?
Numerous causes: Palpitations can be caused by extra early beats from either the top or bottom of the heart. They may also be due to a very fast heart rhythm. Sometimes the sensation of palpitation is not due to the heart, but to other causes such as stress. Fatigue, caffeine, drugs, and metabolic problems such as too high of a thyroid level can be a cause. An event monitor can be helpful to find out the cause. ...Read more
Why after an episode of untreated psychogenic tachychardia 90 bbp at bed I can feel ny heart beat hard and her it loud?
Psycho tachycardia: If you have psychogenic tachycardia you likely are fixating heavily psychologically on your heart. It would be understandable that you'd feel what perhaps others wouldn't. ...Read more
Is there any significance to having a hard pounding feeling heart beat on the left side when lying down on the left side?
Normal: Don't worry, this is normal. The heart lies to the left, so pulsation a from the hearts contractions are better felt when lying on that side. ...Read more
Intra thoracic change: When you inhale and/or exhale, there are changes in intra thoracic pressure and with that, the filling of the heart changes (amount of blood in diastole) That may be enough to "feeel" the heart differently. Nothing to worry about!!! ...Read more
Hard to breath: Those symptoms can mean many things, best to get checked out for a diagnosis. ...Read more
One of my eye balls beats continously by itself for about 20 minutes like a heart beat. What could be wrong?
Spasm: Spasm in one of the extra ocular muscles ...Read more
IRREGULAR BEATS?: Could have arrythmia. See a doctor to get it checked. ...Read more
Junk: Try eating something other than junk food! ...Read more
Got nervous and had adrenalin make my heart beat very hard. Does this increase oxygen need for heart?
- Talk to a doctor online
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- When i stretch my heart beats hard
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- 1 second pause and big beat in heart beat
- One second pause then big heart beat
- When upset my heart beat hard and shakes on every other beat
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