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  • sleep awakening and palpitations

    dixiedarlin2006 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease October 1, 2006 05:44 PM

    Since a teenager, when awakened- OR- if I slept less than 30 minutes, I would awake with palpitations. Lately, if I doze in between an awake and asleep state and then awaken, I have palpitations. I suspect this to be a hormonal release of some kind. Wonder if you know the exact cause? Could this be...

  • Palpitations

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease September 30, 2006 04:05 PM

    Has anyone traced the cause of palpitations to any vitamins or a combination of stuff like Cq10, diabetes meds, etc? I am trying to track down the reason for an onslaught of palpitations that the Dr. has said are not serious.

  • My 12 year old heart

    Patrick Kimball 3 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease September 28, 2006 02:49 PM

    My son went to the Dr. for chest pain, abdominal pain, dyspnea and multiple PAC. I was unable to get to the doctor with him. I don't know what all this may mean.He was scheduled by the Dr. to see a specialist at Childrens hosp. in Omaha the 18th (that was the earliest possible time). I can handle...

  • Irregular Heartbeat

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease September 28, 2006 02:33 PM

    Can someone help explain what "Multiple PAC" means?My son went to doctor with chest pain, abdominal pain, "Dyspnea" and "Multiple PAC"He is 12 and I was unable to accompany him to Dr. I would really like to know what all this means.He is scheduled for more test at the Childrens hospital in Omaha in...

  • In need of help

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease September 23, 2006 01:58 AM

    Hello everyone,My boyfriend has been suffering from swollen lymph glands in his neck now for 5 months. It has been accompanied by discomfort in left side of chest, fatigue, fevers, trouble getting to sleep. He visited the hospital 4 times, was diagnosed with Strep, which the tests then came back...

  • Any supplement for blood circulation

    Anonymous 4 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease September 16, 2006 06:13 AM

    Any one can tell me a supplement to boost the blood circulation

  • vision loss when standing up

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease August 25, 2006 10:24 AM

    Hi There!!Was wondering if anyone knows what this is. I am a 20 year old female - 5 foot 7 and slim, and have very good diet (i eat like a horse) and have been having these symptoms since i was around 8 - i havent told anyone or been to the doctor.When i stand up or walk around and then stop my...

  • Sudden onset of Plaque in lower leg after Surgery-Unremitting leg pain-amputation

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease August 9, 2006 11:08 AM

    Hello, My wife had been diagnosed with PAD in her legs and had a Stent placed in her right Iliac Vein early this year. as well as one near her heart. She has been normally active since with no problems. She went in in June to have her knee worked on for a childhood injury that bothers her all the...

  • hot heeling

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease August 8, 2006 04:57 AM

    Hello,I'm hoping that someone who reads this might be able to help me; so far doctors are at a loss.What happens to me is that I experience a hot feeling in my belly and chest. AT first it isn't too uncomfortable but it gots hotter and hotter and it radiates out to mostly my upper body. It is so...

  • hand numbness

    Anonymous 38 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 31, 2006 02:18 AM

    can you tell me why your hands would get a numbness feeling and especially when your sleeping

  • constant oozing from lower leg

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 30, 2006 11:23 PM

    considerably overweight female, minimual physical activity, bug bite months ago, left untreated, rashes on legs, much swelling of legs and body 1 month ago, blood artery in leg burst. ems to hospital, wrapped legs sent home no diagnosis still in pain, legs still swollen, legs ...

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  • visible pulsating artery or vein below left eye

    Anonymous 26 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 28, 2006 07:58 PM

    Below my left eye and visible to the naked eye, you can see my pulse throbbing. What is this this? What casued it? Is it casue for concern?

  • Can AMI be caused by huffing?

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 25, 2006 11:44 AM

    Is it possible that 'huffing' can lead to AMI. This is an issue with my ex and the custody of our children. He is also displaying signs of obstructive sleep apnoea. Apparently he has had a problem with huffing for several years. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

  • Concerned Abou My Heart

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease July 17, 2006 04:17 PM

    i am a lot concerned about my heart, yesterday i felt this two big beatings that camed and went away in seconds.i have had some other small unusual heart beatings too but i always thought it was the food giving me a heart burn, i dont know if i should be really concerned about this and go see a...

  • stressed

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Cardiovascular disease June 15, 2006 11:14 AM

    I am a bit concerned about my family history. My grandfather died at 46 of a heart attack and my father has just had a quadruple heart bypass at 56 and my daughter of 20 months has just been diagnosed with asd. My father had the dye test, ecg, echo and an MRI scan and stress test before he had...