13 January 2018
CORONARY HEART DISEASE (ANGINA)
Most commonly, angina takes the form of chest pain that radiates towards the jaw and the left arm. It can also be felt in many other ways, especially as back pain, or only in the jaw or the left arm.
ATRIAL FIBRILLATION (AF)
AF is an arrhythmia characterized by chaotic cardiac beats which are irregularly irregular.
HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE
In 2000, more than 25% of the population in the world had high blood pressure (also called hypertension). It is estimated that this number could climb to nearly 30% in 2025.
« Doctor, my legs are swollen! » It is not rare that we hear this sentence. There are different levels of swelling. Most people who work standing all day can see the linings of their socks on their skin when they take them off in the evening.