Do You Know About Heart Arrhythmias?

Arrhythmias may not cause any signs or symptoms. In fact, the doctor might find an arrhythmia before the patient does, during a routine examination

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Common Symptoms of Heart Diseases, Treatment and Prevention

The symptoms of heart disease depend on which condition is affecting an individual. Common symptoms include chest pain, breathlessness, and heart palpitations. The chest pain common to many types of heart disease is known as angina, or angina pectoris, and occurs when a part of the heart does not receive enough oxygen. Heart failure is also an outcome of heart disease, and breathlessness can occur when the heart becomes too weak to circulate blood. Angina can be triggered by stressful events or physical exertion and normally lasts under 10 minutes.…

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Heart Disease and Stroke

A Heart Disease is described as a problem with the heart and blood vessel. There are many types of cardiovascular diseases and most of them are related to a pathophysiological process called Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis is a process that occurs when a substance (called an atherosclerotic plague) or sometimes a blood clot accumulates and builds up inside of the walls of the arteries. As this plague accumulates overtime, it will cause narrowing of the vessel and decreased function i.e. causing difficulty for effective blood circulation and eventually result in a heart…

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