Category Heart

Fluttering of the heart - causes, therapy and symptoms
Heart

Fluttering of the heart - causes, therapy and symptoms

The term "fluttering heart" describes very different phenomena: For example, when feeling excited, afraid, in stressful situations or even in love, it may feel as if the heart is "fluttering". In addition to this, fluttering of the heart can also indicate a disease and, for example, be an expression of a cardiac arrhythmia, i.e. an irregular sequence of the normal heartbeat.

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Health risk to cardiac patients - Medtronic calls back thousands of pacemakers

Approximately 157,000 people need to be examined The manufacturer Medtronic has to call back 157,000 of its pacemakers. The reason for this is a possible device failure. For all those affected, additional consultation hours are even given in the heart centers. The Federal Office for Drugs and Medical Devices recently published a communication with all the important information for those affected.
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Heart

More and more young women have a heart attack

Why Are Young Women Having Heart Attacks? Heart disease is a common cause of premature death in both men and women. Heart problems, especially heart attacks, are often associated with older people, but according to a recent study, younger women in particular are increasingly affected by heart attacks.
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