Drink Milk That Is Right For Heart Swelling?
Hello, I want to ask. My grandmother had a weak heart, and every time her legs were big like swelling. How to deal with it how is it? R nThen can my grandmother drink milk? R nUsually, she consumes milk anl * ne
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Weak heart disease or cord decompensation is a heart disease where the function and ability of the heart has been reduced, so that the heart's backflow is reduced and the heart's pumping ability is also reduced. This condition can be accompanied by complaints of shortness of breath, headaches, palpitations, swelling in the legs, or coughing.
Some of the conditions below can cause a weak heart, such as:
1. high blood pressure
2. coronary heart disease
3. heart valve abnormalities
4. Chronic lung disease
5. congnital heart disease
to find out the cause of heart disease, it is advisable to consult a cardiologist. The doctor will carry out the diagnosis by interviewing, physical examination, and supporting examinations such as blood tests, radiological examination, ecg, or other cardiac examinations. The results of the examination and diagnosis will be a reference for treatment and treatment for patients.
In accordance with your question, the treatment of patients with weak heart is done in accordance with the cause of heart palpitations, so that treatment is given to prevent the heart from getting heavier or to prevent the side effects of heart pain from affecting and disrupting the patient's activities. In addition, controlling for causative factors, controlling the precdiposed factors of patients with weak heart will be beneficial to help recovery and help prevent progression.
Some risk factors that must be controlled are:
1. Avoid high cholesterol foods, foods with excessive salt content, and limit foods that are ready to eat
2. avoid stress
3. Control blood cholesterol and blood sugar
4. idealize body weight
Regarding the consumption of certain milk, in general there are no restrictions, however, you should choose milk with a low fat content; thus you can suggest to continue consumption of milk with a special composition, such as calcium milk, low fat milk, milk for certain diseases that are already being sold in pharmacies.
And to find out your grandmother's weak heart condition further, you and your family should discuss directly with the treating doctor as described above, so that you and your family can help care and recovery of your grandmother.
Thus the info we can convey.