Share your experience regarding heart disease
A feeling of pain, heaviness, tightness, burning or squeezing in the chest
The build-up of cells, fat, cholesterol and other substances - together known as plaque - in the arteries
| Coronary bypass surgery|
Bypass surgery is to bypass the narrowed sections of coronary arteries
| Heart Attack|
or myocardial infarction.
| High blood pressure|
or hypertension, increases the risk of heart attacks and atherosclerosis.
| High Cholesterol|
Diagnosed with high cholesterol or just want to understand it?
| Heart Disease|
Discussion on specific heart related issues not covered in other forums
| Heart Failure|
Heart failure is also called congestive heart failure, or CHF
Discussion related to angioplasty procedures including stenting
Discussion related to angiogram procedures
| Other procedures|
Anything not angio related.
| Prescription Drugs|
Statins, beta blockers (including Aspirin) etc. and side effects.
Niacin, CoQ10, Vitamins etc.
Everything else not heart related
| Forum suggestions|
New categories required or anything to improve the usefulness.