Coronary artery spasms
Talha_201018 hours ago
Hi has anyone been diagnosed with a heart murmur and coronary artery spasms?
I had a sudden heart attack two years ago and had stent put in. ...
FORGET THE NHS BRING ON THE APP
youngalistaia day ago
NHS is dead forget going for an appointment and just use the internet.... doctors these days lack any kind of compassion and they don't read...
Medications increasing cholesterol
Jingyd354 days ago
I posted earlier this year about my cholesterol results and was reassured. I just have another question.
I am a female, 37, 5ft tall, 123lbs....
Interesting article - though I agree with the comment that we need to move away from the belief that there is a pill to fix everything!
weee5 days ago
Man with hardened arteries some 5,300 years ago.
KatyB7 days ago
If we think hardened arteries is a modern phenomenon, well, the discovery of the body of a man who was killed some 5,300 years ago proves us...
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Coronary Heart Disease
aahegypt10 days ago
I had three stents one months ago. I was not that kind of person who follows a strict healthy diet but used to watch it. Since then i am try...
The war on statins.
bala10 days ago
Last week The Lancet told us the pills really were safe... but now a rival medical journal says they've got it wrong
Last week ...
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sargeantwendy6810 days ago
Does taking statins cause insomnia and what time of the day would be the optimum?
Heart was in the late stages of failure, no signs of her arteries narrowing.
bala13 days ago
At 5 ft 5 in and around 17 st, the centrepiece of the programme is a woman, aged just over 60, who died of heart failure.
Intermittent chest pain
Maggiew4514 days ago
Hi. I'm Maggie. I've had treatment for breast cancer including mastectomy, chemo and radiotherapy to the left chest wall. I've had AF for a ...
What about barley??
Bazza123415 days ago
Having decided to eliminate processed wheat flour from my diet - and enjoying oats and barley but never having really eaten much of them, I ...
krazekt16 days ago
I am new here. I have just discovered that my cholesterol is high. It's 7.37....... I know it's bad. We have a machine that tests it and n...
Lyngal16 days ago
Hi can anybody tell me the approx waiting time for a first appointment at a lipid clinic (I know it will differ in different regions) 5 week...
Statin benefit underestimated
weee17 days agoPOPULAR
I'm sure we all heard this on the news today.. Good stuff, I'm happy having been on statins now for almost 2 years... bbc.co.uk/news/health-37306736...
Coronary heart disease
paulyne17 days ago
Can anyone give me some advice please. At a pre op assessment in December last year, it was discovered I had a heart abnormality. I had an ...
filyjo18 days ago
I'm new here. 58 year old male. Reasonably fit. 5ft 7in tall and weighing 11st 4lbs. Just been diagnosed with cholesterol of 6. Bit of a sho...
Fibimaxmima18 days ago
I live in Spain and my total cholesterol is 248. HDL is 71.2 VLDL is 32 LDL is 145 Trigliceridos 158. What does this mean in UK terms please...
Calcium Score test
Bazza123418 days ago
I have had high cholesterol levels for over 30 years. Doctors here in Australia talk about levels in terms of the Total/HDL ratio, which th...
Statin muscle damage
lizzie8219 days ago
my husband developed hip pains so bad he can hardly walk 20 yards . He had been on simvastatin for 6 years but pains started 3 years in so h...
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Hidden20 days ago
Hi everyone am new to this community so going to just have a read through some posts and find my way around
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Statin or not is the question?
bala20 days ago
Please rake a look at this link. There are many very interesting articles.
Taking Statins? Beware! By Pharmacist Suzy Cohen RPh
Hello im new here
Someonesnini20 days ago
I had blood work. But I. Need help understanding the result's. The levels for . it says risk ratio and it is 2.10. Can someone help. Im no...
statins or not statins
Hidden25 days ago
Back in May i had a private screening which revealed high cholesterol and abnormal bloods.i showed it to my gp who didnt act on it.so i show...
Coming off Statins
Male, age 54, triple bypass 2015, was 193 lbs. pre-surgery, 188 lbs. post surgery (lousy hospital food). Initial dose of statins - 10 mg of ...
Statins! side effects-is it safe?
ncscsouthernbelle1a month ago
Hi, I started statins the last 6mos. Lipitor10mg=DEPRESSION horrible by 11 days. Then dr is trying pravastatin 10mg- 1 mo. For @ 2 mos 4...
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Libra56a month agoPOPULAR
Hi, hoping for some incite here. couple of month ago I started having irregular heartbeats. It felt like my heart was skipping a beat. Id n...
Stain side effect PAIN
Hiddena month ago
I'm new here. So here goes - I took a statin for over a year then wham! what pain in my legs then my arms. I searched the internet stopp...
demeljda month ago
Hi I am new to this. hope we shall share our views.
Help me reduce cholesterol
Hi there, i did my fasting blood test and my cholesterol level is 6.7..Is it higher?i am on under medication right now but i've still got mi...
Hi Im a 41yr old male I believe I live a reasonable healthy life style so when I had my over 40 medical check I was surprised to be told my ...
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