Is a dimpled ear lobe a sign of heart disease?

Answer On One Hand: The Crease ConnectionFor reasons which are not fully understood, there does seem to be a connection between having a crease in the earlobe and the likelihood of having heart disease. O... Read More »

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Is a crease in an earlobe a sign of heart disease?

On One Hand: It is PossibleMedical students are taught to check earlobe creases (ELCs) as sign of potential coronary artery disease (CAD). The June 2006 issue of "The American Journal of Forensic M... Read More »

Will an X-ray and blood work tell if someone is having a heart attack/heart disease/ or hear failure?

As I said to another of your questions, go see a family doctor. He/she can do a thorough workup and get you to any testing or specialist you need.Going to the ER & demanding tests isn't helpful. Th... Read More »

If my dad has heart disease what are my chances of having heart disease?

Genetics is one risk factor for heart disease. There are a number of other risk factors. Check out this web site for more information:

Signs & Symptoms of Congestive Heart Disease & Heart Attack?

Congestive heart failure is a condition that develops when the heart can no longer pump a sufficient amount of blood to the body's organs. It can be caused by numerous conditions, including a prior... Read More »