Cardiovascular disease is called a misfortune of the 21st century, and even healthy people in the spring-autumn season need to pay more attention to their health. Ukraine loses about 500 thousand people every year due to cardiovascular diseases. It is more than infectious, oncological and other diseases, even taken together.
How do illnesses manifest in the spring? Continue reading
Chest pains can be caused by a variety of diseases and conditions. And they are not always the signal of malfunctions in the cardiovascular system. But any pain or acute chest pain requires a visit to the doctor. Let’s look at exactly those cases where chest pain (or behind the sternum) is a symptom of diseases of the cardiovascular system.
What is a sternum and can it hurt?
A sternum is a flat bone that has an oblong shape and is located in the center of a person’s chest. Behind this bone are important for the human body organs – the heart, lungs, stomach, etc. Continue reading