Enlarged Heart

5 Surprising Heart Disease Risk Factors

…colon dysfunction and the cardiovascular system. They cited “degeneration and weakening of the heart muscle, fatty degeneration of the heart, low blood pressure, high blood pressure, enlargement of the heart, dilation of the aorta, and arteriosclerosis.” If you have an irritable bowel, it's important…

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Should You Take Blood-Thinning Drugs?

…of AF a year is to take Coumadin. If you have fewer episodes of AF and no other health problems like diabetes, congestive heart failure, leaking heart valves or an enlarged heart, aspirin is a second choice. Finally, I want to mention that you never want to discontinue any medication without consulting…

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3 Times Conventional Treatments Trump Alternative Medicine

…the benefits of statin medications can far outweigh the risks—and even prove lifesaving. 2. If you have a prosthetic heart valve or atrial fibrillation with a leaky valve or enlarged left atrium, you must take Coumadin. There is no adequate blood-thinning substitute if you have those conditions. I wish…

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Civil War History of Stress and Heart Disease

…in Union hospitals and observed patients with what he called an "irritable heart." Yet, they didn’t exhibit any of the physical abnormalities he expected to find with an irritable heart, such as an enlarged or dilated heart. In his 1871 report of 300 soldiers, he also described GI ailments, diarrhea…

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What The Best Multivitamins for Men Include

…research studies, either alone or in combination with saw palmetto or other herbals, to help reduce common lower urinary tract symptoms secondary to an enlarged prostate. Those symptoms include urinary frequency, urgency, awakening at night to urinate and decreased force of stream. * Lycopene (2 mg), which…

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