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Which Osmond Has Had A Heart Attack Recently
Lifestyle changes: As you know the causes of stress are multiple, please make sure other facors like blood pressure, cholesterol, use of Aspirin and meds as prescribed by your doctor are followed, then gradual exercise, counseling , prayer , yoga have been shown to help as taking some time off to help you recover and reassess , good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Myocardial Infarction means some of the heart muscle dies because of insufficient oxygen supply. Most often this occurs because the coronary artery is blocked by plaque & clot. Other causes include tears in the artery wall, extremely high oxygen demand (eg, rapid arrhythmia, heart valve disorder, or severe systemic illness.) Prompt treatment can minimize heart damage & ...Read more
Dad has st. 2 lung cancer. Had a heart attack recently. Diabetic and is 62. No treatment is being offered. What is his life expectancy?
Yes: I consider flexeril, (cyclobenzaprine hcl) a muscle relaxant, to be like a distant relative of valium type medications and if you stay with recommended doses for a short time, the recent heart problem should be no problem as long as you have recovered from the acute phase of the heart attack and have no complications. Your md is your best guide, however. ...Read more
What to do if i was fit despite having a heart attack recently but now I have a stiff leg and find walking difficult, why?
My mom recently had a heart attack and cardiac arrest and was revived. The doctor said she had an old heart. What does this mean? Can it strengthen?
I'm getting big blood clots, mucus like, in my mouth. I recently had a heart attack, and am on blood thinners etc, but this just started a day ago?
Can obsessively worrying about a heart attack cause heart attack? I have recently become obsessive since a acquaintance of mine passed
No: But it can cause misery. If you're 37 w/ no history of cardiac disease in yourself or family & in reasonable physical shape, you don't need to worry. I'm sorry about your acquaintance. ...Read more
I recently had a mild heart attack, and haven't been feeling well since. What kind of questions should I ask my cardioligist when i see her wednesday?
Heart attack recover: A heart attack is like a bruise. It takes time to heal. Ask about the chance of recurrence (based on your family history, blood pressure etc). How safe is it to exercise again? What side effects should you watch for regarding your medications? When (if applicable) should you have any cardiac rechecks? Should you have Nitroglycerin at home if recurs? Do you have pad? (periph art dz) ; how to treat? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer