On this forum you can find topics about specific types of heart disease such as coronary artery disease, coronary heart disease, cardiomyopathy, valvular heart disease, pericardial disease, and heart failure.
What to do if artery is too small for stenting?
by Guest an hour ago
an hour ago
I am due to pull both of my stents out but don't know if I pull both stents at the same time or one at a time
by Justinlynn82 19 days ago
19 days ago
I have been experiencing very quick but fairly intense pains in the center of my chest. They seem to be fairly random but will happen somewhere between 30 seconds to a few minutes apart. It feels like a tiny explosion in my chest in the way it is a sudden burst of pain that quickly subsides...
by jimmy over a year ago
19 days ago
My older sister had heart valves replacement few days ago. Doctor told me that they put artificial heart valve and that she will be ok very soon. I don’t know what it is exactly mechanical heart valve. Can somebody explain to me what are advantages of artificial heart valves? Thanks!
by alessandra58057632 over a year ago
22 days ago
Previously I have experienced extremely bad chest pains. I haven't felt them for a while until today. It's a sharp stabbing pain that feels like its right through my heart making me lose my breath. Then my heart starts to flutter heavy making it hard to breathe. It's happend 3 times within 10...
by Guest over a year ago
24 days ago
After angioplasty w/stent I get a "Jolt," or shock which bolts me straight-up in bed. Anyone else?
by Guest 28 days ago
28 days ago
My sister had an episode in the summer which took her to the hospital. She had heart palpitations and felt nauseous. They kept her overnight and did bloodwork which came back positive for cardiac arrest but then negative the second time she took it. It's a time sensitive thing though so perhaps...
by bonie over a year ago
My dad had open heart bypass surgery, and now he is feeling pain at the upper left side of his chest which starts when he walks or gets angry, and stays for hours afterwards. it only goes away if he relaxes for a couple of hours but it can come back again in a second if he became angry from...
Hi, doctor diagnosed me with random heart palpitations. I know that it’s about my heart, but I would appreciate if you would tell me something more about it. How can I treat this condition?
I have had an extremely heavy heartbeat for the past year. I had been to a doctor several times, and found nothing wrong. Currently, I don't have health insurance and it is worse than ever. It is not irregular at all just very heavy. Sometimes it keeps me from sleeping at night. I can feel it...
29 days ago