How to Create a Medical Family Health Tree

A family medical history or a medical family tree is a wonderful tool that can help patients and health care providers review a record...

Where to get emotional support for heart conditions

Suffering from anything that could potentially take your life is a distressing event. Unlike some disastrous illnesses that strike at will but can possibly...

PSEUDOANGINA

Pseudo angina mirrors the symptoms of Angina Pectoris (an indicator of a cardiac condition) but has no underlying medical evidence of heart disease.

Emotional Effects Of Obesity In Children

Obesity in the US is at an all time high. This is especially true when it comes to children. Where it was one common...

Psychological effects of heart conditions

From cardiac arrest to minor arrhythmias, heart conditions affect many people in the United States. For the less fortunate, heart disease alone is the...

How to Be There For, And Support, A Terminally Ill Person

It is beyond painful to learn that someone you care about has a terminal illness. You want to help, but you're afraid of saying...

CARDIOPHOBIA

n. an excessive and irrational fear of matters concerning the health of the heart. Specifically, it is an extreme fear of having heart disease...

STAIRCASE PHENOMENON

1. Anything that shows a graduated step like change. 2. Cardiac muscle. The increase in the force when a heart rate increases. 3. Skeletal...

PRODROME

An early symptom or set of symptoms that may indicate a warning of an impending physical or mental disorder. The prodrome may enable...

Social & Emotional Benefits of Regular Exercise

Exercise is one of the best ways to remain fit and healthy for people of all ages. The physical benefits of exercising regularly are...

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