Chest pain

Predictable Chest Pain Pattern – What Should You Understand?

By Dr. Nitin Kumar, Cardiology In addition to pumping blood to various organs, the heart also has its own blood supply, through which it receives its oxygen and nutrient supply. In patients with coronary artery disease and atherosclerosis, there is a narrowing of the blood vessels which reduces the amount of blood…

What to Do When a Cough Becomes Bronchitis!!

By Dr. Rajesh Swarnakar, Pulmonology What is a Persistent Cough? A chronic persistent cough is defined as a cough that prolongs beyond three weeks. Risk factors include smoking and atopy (hyper-allergic syndrome). Certain chemicals and irritants can enter your nasal pathway and trigger an inflammatory mechanism in the airways. The coughing reflex…

Chest Pain – Homeopathic Remedies For It!!

By Dr. Rushali Angchekar , Homeopathy Chest pain may be caused by multiple problems within the body and while being a problem in itself, may also be a symptom of a bigger underlying problem. Chest pain may be caused by anything from simple chest congestion due to a cold to something far…

GERD – Know Its Causes and Symptoms!!

By Dr.Vijay Rai, Gastroenterology What is GERD? Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease or GERD is a chronic disease of the digestive system that affects the junction between the stomach and the esophagus. It occurs as a result of stomach acid or stomach contents flowing back into your esophagus (food pipe). Such a reflux…

Pectoral Pain – Tips To Deal With It!!

By Dr Gautam Das , Pain Management Pectoral refers to the chest region and anything relating to it. Pectoral pain is a common symptom of a heart attack. However, heart attacks need to be treated completely differently from other causes of pectoral or chest pain. The most common reasons for…