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What Habits And Practices Can Damage The Heart Circulatory System
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The heart is part of the human circulatory system, so does that make the heart an organ system or an organ?
Main artery: The aorta is the main artery in the boday and is responsible for delivering blood to the rest of the body. ...Read more
Why does the heart have a separate circulatory system and what circulatory system is effected by a heart attack?
The heart: doesn't have a circulatory system that is truly separate,but it is a muscle, and like any muscle or organ,has its own blood supply derived from the main circulatory system.The coronary arteries extend from the aorta and supply the heart. In a heart attack,one or more coronary arteries become narrowed or blocked, and without enough oxygenated blood(ischemia), the supplied tissue may die(infarct) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Slows metabolism: The thyroid hormone is essential for proper functioning of most if not all organs in the body. Low thyroid levels can lead to slowing and/or weakness of the heart muscle because of poor utilization of the energy supply to the heart in the setting of low thyroid hormone levels. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If, and i stress if, a person was experiencing anxiousness caused by impending heart attack or circulatory issues; would exercise make it better/ wors?
Worse: If one is actually having circulation problems to any muscle, including the heart, then exercising those muscles will require more oxygen due to more work. This will, in turn lead to less oxygen to the organ than it would when at rest. So, if you are concerned you may having heart pain or circulatory insufficiency, see doc immediately. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Undrneath my nails are a very light bluish-grey color. Could this be an indication of a circulatory problem? Heart problem?
Nail bed color: The color of nail beds is a nonspecific indicator of oxygenation of the blood and hemoglobin content. If your nail beds usually are pink and turn blue that likely is abnormal. If your nail beds have always been the color you describe, that may just be your normal color. If there is a reason in your history for concern, you should consult your doctor. ...Read more
Brain: Stroke is a condition that primarily affects the brain.There are ischemic strokes where a particular blood vessel is blocked and the part of the brain that is perfused is deprived of blood/oxygen and then dies.There are hemorrhagic strokes where there is the accumulation of blood in the brain (intracerebral hemorrhage)or aneuysmal bleed where the blood spills out into the outer layers of the brain. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Do circulatory problems associated w/cold hands indicate a heart problem? Can hands get cold simply because body is trying to heat up vital organs?
Just cold...: Hands can just get cold, period. Cold hands from a heart problem would be a very advanced heart problem, and other symptoms would be more prominent. Medication can cause coldness of the extremities, in particular the Beta Blockers (atenolol, metoprolol, etc) are known for this side effect. Check in with your doctor. ...Read more
Congestion: By affecting the flow and pressures inside the lungs, congestion of the lungs could happen causing respiratory difficulty. ...Read more
Yes and much more: The angelmed guardian system is an implantable st segment monitor. It is designed to detect an imminent heart attack or decrease in blood flow to the heart with exercise. It will also detect changes in the heart rhythm such as atrial fibrillation or premature ventricular contractions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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