Angina pectoris, stable

  • Pain, discomfort or tightness in the chest
  • Affects the heart
  • Symptoms may include chest discomfort with increased activity or after a large meal
  • Chest discomfort can spread to the arm, neck, jaw or upper stomach
  • Caused by lack of blood flow to the heart
  • Cannot be spread from person to person
  • Affects males and females
  • Can occur at any age
  • May be mild to severe

Due to the nature of this disease, there are no home treatment options. Please contact your doctor.

FOR LONG TERM TREATMENT

  • Maintain a healthy diet and weight
  • Avoid smoking
  • Avoid large meals and feeling overly full
  • Decrease your level of stress where possible. Don’t be afraid to ask for help
  • Maintain regular exercise but use caution

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