Tag: EKG

Heartburn Symptoms

Heartburn Symptoms

Heartburn is the primary symptom of GERD but not everyone who has heartburn is suffering with GERD and not everyone with GERD suffers from heartburn. There are many other causes of heartburn including conditions relating to the intestines. Cardiac problems can often appear similar to heartburn symptoms and it is important not to mistake one [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Broken heart syndrome becoming more common

Broken heart syndrome becoming more common

Do you believe that you can die of a broken heart? Well it appears that the heart can become broken without it being considered a ‘traditional’ heart attack. The heart can become tired and weak and just break; this is according to various cardiologists. They have seen and treated the condition and they say it [...]

November 12, 2012 More
Acute Myocardial Infarction

Acute Myocardial Infarction

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death among women in the United States. In fact, according to the 2003 statistical update from the American Heart Association, cardiovascular disease kills over 7 million women annually in the United States, more than the next seven causes of death combined. Of these cardiovascular deaths, the most common [...]

July 28, 2011 More