EDUCATIONAL BLOGS – Epic Heart And Vascular

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How To Deal With Neck Pain and High BP?

Mar 30, 2023

Do you often have to bear the discomfort of neck pain and high BP (blood pressure)? What if there is a connection between these two seemingly unrelated conditions? Well, many people with high blood pressure also experience neck pain. In this blog, let’s explore the link between these two conditions and ways of relief. Does […]

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Life Expectancy After A Heart Attack

Mar 15, 2023

Having a heart attack is nature’s way of saying you need a break. If you or someone close has recently suffered from a heart attack, you may be thinking about what the future holds. It is normal to have questions and concerns about life expectancy after a heart attack by age, so let’s delve deeper […]

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Step-Wise Guide To Deal With Varicose Vein Bleed

Feb 28, 2023

Those bluish-purple spider web lines you are seeing may look cool, but they are not a good sign for you. That mesh of vessels you see are varicose veins; they are fragile and thin and may burst, resulting in hemorrhage. Bleeding from the varicose vein needs prompt medical attention. What are Varicose Veins and Their […]

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What Makes Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest Different?

Feb 15, 2023

If you’re experiencing chest pain, it’s important not to let it linger and seek medical attention immediately. Both heart attack and cardiac arrest are serious conditions; the terms are often used interchangeably but are different. Let’s discuss them in detail; heart attack vs. cardiac arrest – the difference. Heart Attack A heart attack occurs when […]

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If Your Echo Result Is Normal, Does That Mean Your Heart Is OK?

Feb 4, 2023

An echocardiogram is typically the first step when trying to identify heart disease. Cardiologists often recommend getting an echo exam when the patient displays signs of irregular heart activity. However, since echocardiograms only read heartbeats and blood flow, the results can be a bit tricky to decipher. It is due to this uncertainty that people […]

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Be Careful Of These 5 Restrictions While Wearing A Holter Monitor

Jan 15, 2023

It’s not easy dealing with a heart condition. It can be scary and overwhelming at the same time. Even more so if you have to wear a cardiac monitoring device. From the bulky recorder to the confusing wires and electrodes stuck to your chest, it’s easy to be taken aback by it all. However, in […]

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How Long Does an EKG Take?

Dec 30, 2022

Chest pain is typically associated with a heart attack. However, frequent chest pain, shortness of breath, rapid heartbeat, brain fog, and other such symptoms could be pointing at something else entirely. It’s not always related to a heart attack. Although it might seem like you’re going into cardiac arrest, to determine the probable cause, your […]

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Help! There is a Weird Feeling in My Chest, But No Pain!

Dec 15, 2022

Usually, when you’re lying down, your heart is in a resting state. It’s like a wave of calm washes over you, lulling your breathing down to a zen range. But have you ever felt that sudden pang in your heart? That weird dropping feeling in your chest? Even if there is no pain, the sensation […]

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Does Coffee Realy Raise Blood Pressure? Is It Bad For You?

Nov 30, 2022

Who doesn’t like to start their morning with a warm cup of coffee? Perhaps you prefer tea instead? It doesn’t matter what beverage you go for; what matters is the amount of caffeine it contains. Most morning drinks are known for the boost of energy they provide. And where does this boost come from, you […]

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When Should You Be Worried About An Irregular Heartbeat?

Nov 15, 2022

The idea of your heart skipping a beat is typically associated with a romantic notion. But what steps should you take when your heartbeat starts rising, continuously thundering offbeat? A racing heart isn’t exactly uncommon. However, it is a little concerning. That, too, if you keep experiencing it frequently. So, when exactly should you be […]

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