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Sometimes it feels like my heart hurt there are very sharp pains what can I do?

Sometimes it feels like my heart hurt there are very sharp pains what can I do?

See your doctor: Sharp pains are atypical for heart disease. However, it warrants a physician evaluation. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my heart hurt feels like a sharp chest pain but in my heart area?

Please explain why does my heart hurt feels like a sharp chest pain but in my heart area?

Sharp?: The most serious (coronary artery disease) and the most trivial (precordial catch / texidor's twinge) processes can both cause chest pain. At your age, it's worth discussing with your personal physician especially if it's of recent onset. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my right kidney hurts and my left one hurts sometimes? I also have foamy and dark urine. And I have sharp heart pain occasionally

What does it mean if my right kidney hurts and my left one hurts sometimes? I also have foamy and dark urine. And I have sharp heart pain occasionally

Its quite: UNUSUAL to feel "Kidney Pain" unless infected or otherwise abnormal (obstruction, stones, etc)
"Foamy and Dark" are very NON-SPECIFIC appearances for urine! @
The sharp "heart pain" is most likely NOT from your heart....people don't describe cardiac pain as pain "in or from" their hearts
THUS:" YOU NEED A VISIT TO YOUR PCP (Primary Care Provider) with whom you should discuss these concerns!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Sharp pain close to my heart. Hurt to take breath. Pain in shoulder blade on same side. Could I have a heart problem?

Sharp pain close to my heart. Hurt to take breath. Pain in shoulder blade on same side. Could I have a heart problem?

POSSIBLE GET CHECKED: Pain as you describe close to your heart associated with hurt to breathe at your age needs to be checked asap
I suggest you get evauated by your doctor right away or go to ER as it may be related to yor heart or may be from the lungs ...Read more

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What could be causing sharp stinging pains in my heart & pain on left side of head? Blood tests are ok & I also have a heart murmur.

What could be causing sharp stinging pains in my heart & pain on left side of head? Blood tests are ok & I also have a heart murmur.

Not your heart: It's probably not your heart -- but stress that causes chest wall strain and tension in the neck that causes your headaches -- you need to relax and do some exercise -- but if persisted, go see your doctor -- and it has nothing to do with your heart murmur. ...Read more

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Why does my heart hurt when I lay on my left side? Feels like something digging into it.

Why does my heart hurt when I lay on my left side? Feels like something digging into it.

Heart?: How do you know it's your heart? The cornerstone of therapy is first an accurate diagnosis. You need to be evaluated. ...Read more

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My heart hurt?

My heart hurt?

???: Need a lot more information than that. There are many causes of headache. ...Read more

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Why could my heart hurt?

Why could my heart hurt?

Emotion and physical: The heart is an 'emotional' organ -- you can have chest pain because a part of the heart muscle is deprived of oxygen -- but you can also feel chest pain with a broken heart probably because the heart is strained with emotional burden and yet no one knows for sure of the mechanism of 'broken heart' syndrome -. ...Read more

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Why might someone's heart hurt?

Why might someone's heart hurt?

Heart hurt: The heart actually doesn't have pain fibers so technically there is no heart pain. When the heart malfunctions, the pressure goes up in the lungs and this is perceived as discomfort. When the covering over the heart is inflamed, this can cause friction pain with the covering over the lungs. ...Read more

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Why does my heart hurt all the time?

Need details: Most people with heart disease experience chest pain unrelated to breathing or pressure on the chest, perhaps taking the breath away, and this requires a physician office visit. Continuous pain of cardiac origin is uncommon, but can be mimicked by anything from chronic inflammation of the pericardium to a misaligned rib arch to a serious infection of the tissues around the heart such as tb. ...Read more

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I'm pretty fit, but why does my heart hurt?

Chest pain: There are many causes of chest pain - most are benign. How do you know it's your heart? ...Read more

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Why would your heart hurt when you bend over?

Heart hurt: Most likely the cause of the discomfort is pericarditis or an inflammation of the pericardium which is the sack surrounding the heart, another possibility is gastroesophageal reflux disease.
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Why does my heart hurt and then stops after at least 7-10 seconds.

Unlikely to be heart: It is unlikely that the pain is from anything to do with your heart. It is not feasible to provide a more meaningful opinion without examining you. It would be prudent to see your doctor at your convenience. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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My partner woke up last night saying his heart hurt, like a tightness or pinching. The feeling has gone away this morning but I'm concerned.

My partner woke up last night saying his heart hurt, like a tightness or pinching. The feeling has gone away this morning but I'm concerned.

Agree: Any time you hear of Chest "tightness" (or pinching) it is best to be sure he does not have any heart (Cardiac) issues that need to be addressed asap, such as underlying Ischemic disease. Have him see his Dr to be safe and get an evaluation asap. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Does anxiety make heart hurt?

Does anxiety make heart hurt?

Yes: Stress and anxiety can result in symptoms that we usually consider physical, even when we are not feeling "stressed" or "anxious" at the time. Chest pain, shortness of breath, dizziness and palpitations are very common "stress" symptoms. Also, symptoms due to actual physical problems can be worsened by stress and anxiety. ...Read more

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Please explain why does coffee make my heart hurt?

Doubtful: It's much more likely that it causes your esophagus to hurt since it stimulates gastric acid production and may promote reflux. ...Read more

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Started eating cornstarch baby powder nd today my heart hurt don't know why I think I hve pica

Started eating cornstarch baby powder nd today my heart hurt don't know why I think I hve pica

Pica?: If you develop a pattern of eating cornstarch baby powder that would warrant medical evaluation. Sometimes people develop pica in response to nutritional deficiciencies. Pica sometimes requires psychotherapy. I wouldn't consider eating cornstarch baby powder once a pattern. I do recommend that you stop eating it. Take care. ...Read more

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I've had very sharp and painful heart pain ever since u can remember im 25 and have had test done since I was 8 and dctrs don't have an answer wt 2 do?

I've had very sharp and painful heart pain ever since u can remember im 25 and have had test done since I was 8 and dctrs don't have an answer wt 2 do?

A bother, but benign: Chest pain in a young female, from 8 to 25 and otherwise stable without gross findings not likely to be missed by competent doctors, is not likely to be due to a serious condition. Although there are potentially many causes of chest pain that can be elucidated by careful history, exam and testing, a common condition to sort out would be mitral valve prolapse, diagnosed by echocardiography. ...Read more

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Why does my heart hurt when I run?

Why does my heart hurt when I run?

Stress test: If your "heart hurts", you need a stress test to determine if you have blocked arteries in your heart. At your age, it's more likely that running is causing muscular chest wall pain or acid reflux (in your digestive tract). ...Read more

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Why would my chest and or heart hurt when I consume caffeine?

Why would my chest and or heart hurt when I consume caffeine?

Esophagus?: Could be gastroesophageal reflux disease gerd or another problem in your esophagus - may be related to hot rather than caffeine? It is not likely to be heart although it would be reasonable to check a pulse and blood pressure with your symptoms to make sure you are not very rapid or hypertense. Caffeine at normal doses is not known to produce a lot of cardiovascular problems. ...Read more

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Could constipation make your chest/heart hurt?

Perhaps: If u have a history of being quite constipated you could have a reflux but I would not want to miss something like a cardiac problem talk to your dr about your pain and the degree of constipation u arehaveing. ...Read more

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Eating spicy foods or acidic foods makes my chest/heart hurt. Possible cause?

Eating spicy foods or acidic foods makes my chest/heart hurt. Possible cause?

Reflux: Common with spices foods caffeine sources and alcohol if occasional liquid antacid good for immediate relief. If chronic should see physician. ...Read more

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Heart pain in 13 yr old daughter hurt more to exhale for around 1 1/2 mins then went away. What could be the cause?

Heart pain in 13 yr old daughter hurt more to exhale for around 1 1/2 mins then went away. What could be the cause?

Chest pain: Unlikely cardiac if just now present. Patients this age may have episodes of costochrondritis or pericardial twinges. It may be a gas pain referred to the chest. If they are reoccurring see her MD. Less likely would be reflux. ...Read more