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How stress destroys the body

Stress can affect the brain, heart, respiratory system, immune system and cause underlying medical conditions such as heart attack, stroke, and inflammatory bowel disease. Each person manifests stress differently, some with tremors or heart palpitations, while others experience muscle tension, headaches or stomachaches. The physiological response to stress can have profound and potential consequences for […]

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Heart attack to watch out for sudden death

The most dangerous complication of a heart attack is sudden death, because when a blood vessel is blocked, the heart has no blood to feed, leading to sudden death or prolonged heart failure. Doctor Do Viet Thang, Deputy Head of Cardiovascular Intervention Unit – Heart Center, Phu Tho General Hospital, said that in cardiovascular diseases, […]

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Grandmother only 1% chance to live

Quang NinhThe 93-year-old woman suddenly had severe chest pain, shortness of breath, slow heart rate, low blood pressure, and a 99% risk of death. Relatives immediately took her to Bai Chay hospital for emergency, on April 6. Patients with a history of type 2 diabetes. Doctors diagnosed the patient with heart shock due to acute […]

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Cold weather easy to have heart attack

HCMCThe two men, both over 60 years old, were taken to Nguyen Trai Hospital for emergency care one day apart, showing signs of angina in the left chest. The 65-year-old man from Binh Tan district, last weekend, was going to buy coffee in the morning when he suddenly had an angina in his left chest […]