What does a sick heart look like?

Answer Infants heart rates are higher than adults by nature. If you notice blueish color around the mouth, fingernails or toe nails you should seek medical care immediately. Infants with heart failure wil... Read More »

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My dad is sick and has heart failure.?

hiya don't worry yourself,i have got heart failure,i have had it for 3 years.they may put him on water tablets,that drains the fluid away from his heart,he will keep peeing a lot.he must drink plen... Read More »

What is the normal heart rate for a sick toddler?

The heart rate will vary with the child's body temperature. If the child should have a fever, the heart rate may be around 160-180; if not, the usual rate is around 100 beats/minute.

There is a pill stuck in my throat and is giving me heart burn ... what should i do am i sick?

...something stuck in your throat shouldn't be giving you heartburn, and a pill certainly shouldn't even be getting stuck. Like the person above said: drink some water. If the heartburn continues, ... Read More »

Can doctors use a pigs heart or a cows heart for a human heart transplant?

Let's think about size -- a cow's heart is simply too large to be placed in the existing spot in a human. It is true that a baboon's heart was placed in a baby, but she survived just one day with ... Read More »