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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 […]

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The culprit caused an early morning stroke

Early morning, cold weather causes blood vessel constriction, leading to high blood pressure, uncontrolled, increasing the risk of stroke, heart attack or heart failure. “The blood pressure index increases by 5mmHg, which will lead to an additional 7% of the risk of stroke”, Associate Professor Nguyen Sinh Hien, Director of Hanoi Heart Hospital, said at […]

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How to predict stroke early?

It is not possible to predict if a person will have a stroke tomorrow, but it is possible to assess early risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes. Associate Professor Nguyen Huy Thang, Vice Chairman of Vietnam Stroke Association, Head of Department of Cerebral Vascular Pathology of 115 People’s Hospital (HCMC), said many patients wonder how […]

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A stroke while drying clothes

HCMCThe 61-year-old woman was drying her clothes when she suddenly distorted her mouth, dropped to her knees, passed out, urinated incontinence. Family members called 115, within 30 minutes the patient was transferred to Gia An Hospital. At this time, the patient loses consciousness, one eye collapsed, and distorted mouth to the right. The results of […]