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Shazad wrote at 2007-10-24 19:36:25
i get exactly the same kind of heaviness , its reassuring to read that its not heart related, anyway I have had numerous tests to say my heart is ok, I had an echo and a treadmill test done earlier in the year, the cardiologist said they were normal..

dp wrote at 2013-03-20 14:02:46
Hi ,,even i have the same problem, and even my doctor tells me its not related to the heart. But however i would also like a solution to this problem as this is a continuos everyday struggle for me , the heaviness, discomfort  

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David Richardson


Adult heart function and disease. Not very good about children lesss than 12. Hypertension is o.k. Heart rhythm a special interest.


Certified in cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Was chairman of division of cardiology at the Medical College of Virginia. Am now mostly retired.

Fellow of American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology and member of American Physiological Society..

Circulation, American Heart Journal, Hypertension.

M.D. from Harvard Medical School. Residency training at Yale Uhniversity School of Medicine and Medical College of Virginia.

Awards and Honors
Gold Heartt Award from American Heart Association in 1995.

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