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Stroke Symptoms for Women

…* Difficulty speaking and slurred speech, * Vision abnormalities: double vision or loss of vision in visual field on same side for both eyes, * Dizziness; vertigo or * Change in consciousness level. Warning Signs of Stroke in Women Stroke symptoms for women can be less traditional, and tougher to detect…

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Don’t Let Shoveling Snow Cause You To Have a Heart Attack

…family history. It’s also important to listen to your body. If you feel ill or develop shortness of breath, chest discomfort, lightheadedness (or dizziness), heart palpitations, jaw pain, arm pain/numbness, leg cramps, or tightness in the lungs—stop shoveling. If the symptoms persist after 3–5 minutes…

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What are ACE Inhibitor Drugs?

…forward with each heartbeat). The primary side effects of ACE inhibitor drugs include: * Decreased kidney function; * Decrease in sexual function; * Dizziness, headache, fatigue, and depression; * Liver damage; * Increased potassium levels, which can lead to serious cardiac problems (of particular concern…

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Common Side Effects of Beta Blockers

…Toprol (metoprolol) * Tenormin (atenolol) * Corgard (nadolol) Side Effects of Beta Blockers * Erectile dysfunction * Sleep disturbances * Fatigue * Dizziness * Depression * Flu-like symptoms An additional side effect of beta blockers is depleted CoQ10, and should not be used by patients with asthma or active…

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Stroke 101: Risk Factors for Stroke

…Lp(a) While the symptoms some strokes are easy to recognize—weakness or sudden loss of control over one or more parts of the body, imbalance, dizziness, impaired vision, slurred speech or difficulty speaking—others are more subtle and challenging. People may stumble, grope for words, or have one…

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Learn the Symptoms of Atrial Fibrillation

…common symptoms include a fast or slow irregular pulse that can cause chest discomfort, shortness of breath, fatigue, sweating, lightheadedness or dizziness. Or you may feel no symptoms of atrial fibrillation at all. Some of my patients with AF have said, "I thought I had the flu," and others have reported…

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Is It Your Heart, Or Is It Lyme Disease?

…to standard treatments, Lyme disease should be considered. The same is true if you have atypical cardiovascular symptoms—such as passing out, dizziness, lightheadedness, chest pain that’s sharp when breathing, or profound symptoms of shortness of breath or fatigue. In fact, Lyme disease should be…

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