What are the warning signs of heart problems?

Some common warning signs of heart problems are:

  • Chest discomfort
  • Shortness of breath
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Sudden sweating
  • Snoring & Sleep Apnea
  • Persistent coughing or wheezing

How can we prevent heart failure?

Lifestyle factors:

  • Regular physical activity
  • Maintain a healthy weight
  • Eat a healthy diet
  • Quit tobacco

Medical factors:

  • Treat high blood pressure
  • Control of diabetes
  • Maintain healthy cholesterol levels

What is Cardiologist?

Cardiologists are physicians who treat the heart and its diseases using diagnostics and medication. Unlike cardiac surgeons, they do not perform surgical procedures. They see patients with both routine and complex cases of heart disease and heart conditions.

What test should I do for my heart check up?

It is advised to you that you should consult with your heart doctor and asked him specifically that what tests are really you need for a cardiac check-up. Different people need different test for cardiac evaluation. You can’t compare a heart checkup of 30 yrs old young healthy male to 65 yrs old male with history of PTCA or CABG.