Mitral Valve

Civil War History of Stress and Heart Disease

…rates that were extremely influenced by body position. This kind of "orthostatic intolerance" is also seen today in medical conditions such as mitral valve prolapse, postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS), and chronic fatigue. He also observed symptom relief in more severe cases when the soldier…

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When Mitral Valve Prolapse Symptoms Are Severe

The good news about mitral valve prolapse (MVP) is that in most cases it’s benign and there’s no cause for worry. Yet, for a small percentage of those with mitral valve prolapse complications can be quite serious—including transient ischemic attacks (TIA) from blood clots, and even sudden death…

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What are Cardiac Arrhythmias?

…postmenopausal women being the most deficient * Healthy young women can develop cardiac arrhythmias as a result of using birth control pills * Mitral valve prolapse, a condition more common in women * Altitude * Exposure to EMF/ WiFi frequencies * Ischemia, or lack of blood flow to the heart as happens…

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