Moobear10 hours ago
Hi my name's Sarah. I was wondering if any of you could help answer some questions I have. How long does it usually take for an assessment a...
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jimmyq12 hours ago
I have read "How Not To Die", written by Dr Michael Greger and I am following the advice therein. It is working for me: My BP has come down,...
Healthy_Heart14 hours ago
My name is Julia and I am new in London, UK. I was born with congenital defect as following'' coarctation of the aorta bicuspid aortic valve...
Hello all... anyone please suggest me diet chart for DVT...
madhuvaishu15 hours ago
what should be completely avoided?
Bazmack4815 hours ago
When should you take aspirin? On the pack it just says one a day. Hubby looked on google and it says as most strokes and HA occur at night o...
Unicuspid aortic valve
Katie1304a day ago
my 5 year old son has just been through surgery to replace his ascending aorta which was hugely dilated. Thankfully the surgery was a ...
Angiogram, Angioplasty / Stent
Sminshulla day ago
On Monday I had a feeling of pressure on my chest. It was like someone was sitting on me. Anyway after visiting a walk in centre (I was terr...
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Thought I would introduce myself
Linda83a day ago
Hi my name's Linda I'm 34 I'm 8 weeks post op having my aortic replaced with mechanical valve I had bicuspid aortic and moderate to serve st...
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Sibling recently diagnosed with vasospasm angina/variant angina/Prinzmetal's angina
homeworkera day ago
I'm trying to find out more on what it's like to live long term with Prinzmetal's angina, so I can support my sibling who is too nervous to ...
benson19792 days ago
week 6 after AVR getting headache seems to me associated with discomfort in my back, sternum and shoulders. Anyone found the same problem.
petegibson2 days ago
Hi all,My name is Pete 64yrs and Had a CRT/D fitted last year and I felt great.But now I have shortness of breath on exercise feeling tired...
What worry can do if you have Angina
Bill19503 days ago
Hi I was diagnosed with Angina in 2008 since then I have not really had any problems so just keep taking the medicine. I have a build up in ...
Georgebeanie3 days ago
Having being diagnosed 3 years ago I have up and downs once medication settled other than tiredness and breathlessness doing tasks I used to...
Low ejection fraction post heart angioplasties
Wangpeng3 days ago
I have an LVEF of 30% post stenting . Any advises on what I should be careful about and anyone in similar shoes around here pl ? I am 37
Graham19563 days ago
Hello everyone Anyone here presently on or been on Ironman trial? I am waiting to go on said trial and would like to hear from others regard...
Before & After Stent pic
Dhomewood3 days ago
A number of people posting about having a stent fitted recently so I thought I’d share my before and after pictures showing what a differenc...
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Heart rate during exercise
stevejb18103 days ago
I'm trying to get some definitive info on what my safe exercise heart rate should be. I am 60 year old. I had a triple CABG 5 mont...
my story, still waiting diagnosis
latmaz3 days ago
well up until 2 weeks ago I was fit (gym 3 times a week and Aqua Zumba/swimming), woman in my 50's with a very low risk of heart problems as...
Warfarin INR 1.5 migraine
Kimstyles3 days ago
Any advice on what to take for migraine ? Haven’t had one for four or more years 😪 Iv had mechanical heart valve and a CABGs two half year...
MichaelJH4 days ago
One of the factors in heart disease is BP (blood pressure). There was a news item on BBC about the very high levels in Chinese meals. So if ...
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ELV and muscle pain
allyh19684 days ago
I have just been assessed by CMATS regarding my severe back pain and they are linking it to my heart condition (enlarged left ventricle) sug...
A scary time when your mind is racing
RoyM4 days ago
I have Persistant AF which luckily causes me little inconvenience and no symptoms. At a routine scan it was noted i had a dilated Aorta root...
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Wangpeng4 days ago
Hi, my physician advised me to get an AICD .. I am a little anxious . I would really be thankful if someone who already has it can answer a ...
Diane064 days ago
Just looking for some advice really. Due to fly to Spain on Easter Sunday with my sister in law who has been having chest tightening since C...
CarolW21214 days ago
So, following the scariest week of my life I went to see the cardio nurse today (lovely man).
Had an ECG today which he said wasn’t too bad b...
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Alwyn2474 days ago
Hi. First post so spoils if in wrong area. After seeing Dr on Monday, after feeling dizzy etc on Sunday, being referred to A&E after ECG, ha...
Heart condition in my twenties
lauraindurham4 days agoPOPULAR
Hello everyone! I'm Laura, and new to HealthUnlocked. I was wondering if there's anyone out there who is in their early-mid twenties and liv...
robmahrenholz4 days ago
Thanks for the add - I'm 66 and following a CT scan and then an Angiogram, I have had a stent in my LAD. Doing all the right things and t...
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Scared about upcoming angiogram
gbtbag4 days agoPOPULAR
I’m 64 and just found out that my total cholesterol is 7.4. I’m scheduled for an angiogram on Saturday and I’m terrified. I’ve been reading...
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Update since accident
Plum535 days ago
Hi all just a quick update. It is not a pinched nerve , now it is shingles which came on after shock and stress of car accident . The rash a...
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