Heart Palpitations

What are Cardiac Arrhythmias?

…basically the term refers to an irregular heart rhythm, which can also be noted as an irregular pulse. Essentially, the heartbeat goes off cadence and this irregularity may or may not be felt in your body. Many people are aware of skipping, strongly palpitating or rapid heartbeats, while other asymptomatic…

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On the Road With Dr. Sinatra

…-sensitive people we met, actually turn their household electricity off while they sleep to limit their exposure. Then, there was Una. Her palpitations, rapid heart rates, and lightheadedness all dissipate when she travels. And her husband confirmed the difference in how she feels and relates when they…

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Stroke Symptoms for Women

We often hear that women have different heart attack symptoms than men, but did you know that stroke symptoms for women can be different, too? Unfortunately, I have first-hand experience with this. I was 13 years old when my paternal grandmother died from a massive stroke. I can’t help but think that…

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

…were more at risk for a heart attack during snow shoveling. So use extra caution if you have that 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…

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