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Deepika Padukone Hospitalised Due to this Disease: Know What it is? Its Symptoms & Causes

Deepika Padukone  Hospitalised Due to this Disease: Know What it is? Its Symptoms & Causes
Deepika Padukone hospitalised for Heart Arrhythmia

Recently Deepika Padukone was rushed to Breach Candy hospital on Monday night,26 September. She was admitted for feeling uneasiness.

Deepika earlier in June admitted to Hyderabad for irregular heartbeat, which is also known as Heart Arrhythmia.

Today we are going to discuss what is Heart Arrhythmia. Its Symptoms and how we take care of our heart using some simple advice by experts.

What is Heart Arrhythmia?

What is Heart Arrhythmia

When your heart beat too fast or skipped a beat means your heartbeat rhythm is irregular. In common language, we called it an irregular heartbeat.

In that case, you feel uneasiness, headache, and dizziness.

Heart Arrhythmia is harmless but in the case of a weak heart condition it could be dangerous, it can also affect your lungs, brain, and other vital organs.

Types of Heart Arrhythmia –

Types of Heart Arrhythmia

Arrhythmia types are divided according to the changes in the heart rate and heart locations where irregular heartbeat occurs.

  1. Bradycardia – Heart rate is too slow, where heart rate is 60 beats/minute
  2. Tachycardia – In this condition heart beat faster than normal. Heart rate is more than 100 beats/ minute
  3. Supraventricular Arrhythmia – Irregular heartbeat diagnosed in the upper chamber of your heart, which means in your atrial part. Examples are Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) and Atrial Flutter
  4. Ventricle Arrhythmia – Irregularities occurred at the lower chambers of your heart or ventricle part.
  5. Premature Heartbeat – It is most common among people, your heart has early extra beats. Generally, it is harmless and does not need any serious medical attention.

Symptoms of Heart Arrhythmia –

Symptoms of Heart Arrhythmia

Sometimes you do not have any symptoms, only through physical examination your doctor diagnose an irregular heartbeat.

Many patients with heart arrhythmia feel some sort of symptoms –

  • Palpitation ( Increase heartbeat or skipped heartbeat, fluttering)
  • Fainting
  • Dizziness
  • Shortness of breath
  • Chest pain or tightness around your chest
  • Anxiety
  • Sweating
  • Blurry Vision

 Causes of Heart Arrhythmia –

Causes of Heart Arrhythmia

Arrhythmia can be caused by many reasons -: These are medical, emotional& mental, physical, environmental, or genetic cause.

1. Physical Cause – Few medical conditions can cause irregular heartbeat –

  • High Blood Pressure
  • Thyroid disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Diabetes
  • Anemia
  • Dehydration
  • Electrolyte Imbalance
  • High level of Cholesterol
  • Problem with electrical signals in your heart

2. Lifestyle & Emotional Causes – Today’s generation's lifestyle has a serious impact on their health. Emotional instability is also the main factor.

  • Over Exercise
  • Anxiety or too much stress
  • Alcohol, smoking, and caffeine
  • Depression
  • Drugs like frequent use of cocaine and Amphetamines

3 . Genetic Cause – Better watch out if your family members have a history of heart arrhythmia or anyone suffering from any kind of heart disease

4 . Certain medications like antibiotics and allergic medications could trigger this condition

Also Read Food for Heart’s Health: Check out the Best and the Worst Here

Complications Arise From Heart Arrhythmia –

Heart Arrhythmia

Although Heart Arrhythmia is not a life-threatening condition but if it is left untreated it may have serious consequences.

It leads to –

  • Heart Failure
  • Stroke
  • Dementia and Alzheimer
  • Cardiac Arrest

Steps to Prevent Heart Arrhythmia 

Prevention for Heart arrhythmia

Most of the time heart arrhythmia may cause by lifestyle changes and emotional imbalance. With some changes in your daily life routines and if you follow a strict diet, you can prevent this condition.

  • Quit smoking and alcohol
  • Take some Heart healthy diet like DASH and the Mediterranean diet
  • Meditation and yoga for your heart
  • Regular exercise and walking

Also Read : Heart Patients Guide To Safe Exercise!

Some experts suggestion on Hear Arrhythmia Condition

Dr. Sanjay Gupta, a Cardiologist gives some tips to prevent palpitation naturally -

Another patient Barbara Jo Koch-Smith telling her journey of curing heart disease in the video below -

Famous Youtuber Cardiologist Dr. Percy Francisco known by the name Dr. AFib shared some diet tips and how to reverse it naturally

Final Say -

If you follow these above prevention tips, it'll be helpful for you to control your heart arrhythmia condition.

But it is must you should take advice from your cardiologist and follow with some lifestyle changes and diets to prevent irregular heartbeat. 

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