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what type of arm pain is associated with heart attack symptoms?

A: Jim,   First of all, you should certainly discuss these symptoms with your physician. A heart attack can present in a multitude of ways. A common presentation involves intense chest pain under your sternum (middle of the chest) and pain radiating or shooting through the left jaw and arm. This certainly is not always the case, however.   It is important to mention that there are many things that can cause arm

Could you please give me symptoms if a person is sufferring a heart attack or stroke?

A: Hi, The signs may be difficult to identify and may mimic other conditions. Typically there is pain in the chest with tightness and difficulty in breathing. Sweating, nausea and feeling faint may be other symptoms. The pain may be in the front of the chest or behind the breastbone. From there it may go to the neck or left arm. In severe cases, the patient may look pale due to a fall in blood pressure rapidly leading to death. You have severe pains on the left side of you body and shortness of breath(heart attack).


what types of exercise is best post-op?

A: Cindy:You should be cautious with exercise initially post operatively. The firstmonth (presuming you are having an open procedure) should consist ofwalking. Start the first day you get home by walking to the front of yourhouse and as a few steps along the front to the edge of your property line.Do this three to four times per day, gradually increasing. By the end ofthe first week at home you should be able to walk about two blocks. At theend of the month you should be able to walk a mile or so!!After one month get an OK from your doc to use an exerc


heart attack ?

A: Acute myocardial infarction (AMI or MI), commonly known as a heart attack, is a disease state that occurs when the blood supply to a part of the heart is interrupted. The resulting ischemia or oxygen shortage causes damage and potential death of heart tissue. It is a medical emergency, and the leading cause of death for both men and women all over the world.[1] Important risk factors are a previous history


what causes a heart attack?

A: A heart attack is caused by the closure of one of the cardiac arteries that brings oxygenated blood to the heart. The loss of oxygen causes an injury to the area the blocked vessle supplies. The vessle can be blocked because of plaquqe build up or by a blood clot. Symptoms include pain any where above the waist, thoasugh most commonly chest or left arm pain, al;ternativley jaw pain, nausea and vomitting/ stress, high cholesterol, brittle arteries, enlarged walls in the...


what are the signs of a stroke or a heart attack?

A: A hemmoraghic stroke has no early warning symptoms. A heart attack doesn''t always have them either. Women''s symptoms for a heart attack can differ from men''s. Check out the American heart Association website. numbness and tingling on one side. pain down the arm, sweating, dizziness, and most of all just not feeling right, i know i have had these and did have a stroke. seek medical attention immediately. Symptoms can include but are not limited to; Nausea, tightness in chest, headache, dizzyness, sweeating, vertigo, accelerated heart rate, blurry v


what kind of side effects might occur from taking Vitamin B12 vitamins?

A: Your situation is serious. Seek doctorís advice ASAP and medical treatment fast. (Iím not a doctor. I only know where to search for medical data.) Letís start from Vitamin B12. B12 deficiency is big issue. B12 is not only for energy. Vitamins B12 B12 deficiency can cause: 1. anemia: ďSymptoms of anemia are paleness, weakness, and fatigue. If severe, anemia causes shortness of breath, dizziness, and a rapid heart rate. Occasionally, the spleen and liver enlarge. Younger adults who have pernicious anemia (due to lack of intrinsic factor) are more likely to develop stomach and other...


Can a teen have a heart attack?

A: Yes, a teenager can have a heart attack! When I was a young kid, a friend of mine who was about 14 or 15 years old, died from a heart attack. Tell your boyfriend he needs to go to the doctor, and find out what happened to him, cause it sounds pretty serious. It could be a panic attack, they hurt really bad as well, I feel that pain every now and then and I used to think it was something worse. Best of luck to him and you Hi Please visit my new website: http://www.heart-attack-information.com/ To...


what does sugar level in blood test mean...what of its 60..........????is it diabetes??

A: BS Blood sugar is the amount of blood sugar in your blood, there is an average that is considered normal, everyone has blood sugar, 60(BS) would be low, the norms are more like 72-109, if it is over 200 you need to see your MD right away, if it goes too low you can faint and lots more, food intake can raise or lower you BS. That''s why diet is so all important when you have diabetes. My sugar level is suppossed to be between 80 and 120. I have a few extra pounds, but 60 maybe low for your body build. If you are unsure and uncomfortable with your reading the best way to...


what could have caused low blood pressure and arm pain?

A: 1. Ask your doc about subclavian steal syndrome. 2. Have you ever had to undergo authentic panic attack indicators? If so, then you know how anxious and possible fearful they can make a person. The main reason for that is you simply do not know when another one may happen. As you know, it is not possible to be able to make any kind of prediction as to when another panic attack episode will happen. Just in the US by itself, practically 3 million people undergo panic disorder which are common panic attacks. In any case, take into consideration all the undiagnosed people who have only endured one...

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