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Pericardial Cancer from Asbestos Exposure

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Pericardial cancer caused by asbestos exposure is one of causes of heart palpitations symptoms. Read a brief discussion about this type of inflammation of the lining of the heart disease in this article.

Heart Palpitations when Lying Down

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Palpitation is an awareness of the abnormal beating of the heart. It may occur in people with or without heart problems. Heart palpitations when lying down is not a common occurrence and can be caused by various factors. Let's focus on the causes of heart pounding when lying down and how to deal with them in this article.

Pheochromocytoma: Symptoms of Adrenal Gland Tumor

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Pheochromocytoma, an adrenal glands tumor is one of the heart palpitations causes. Learn about this type of tumor as well as symptoms of adrenal gland tumors, causes, diagnosis and treatment in this article.

Heart Pounding after Eating

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Everyone's experience on heart pounding after eating is individualized; the causes and symptoms of the heart palpitations will vary a little bit from person to person.

Extra Heartbeat Causes

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Ectopic heartbeat is a form of cardiac arrhythmia in which the electrical conduction system is disturbed arising skipped heartbeat or extra heartbeat from the wrong part of the heart muscle. They can occur in single heartbeats, in pairs or be present every other beat. The extra heartbeat causes may be unknown but it is usually not dangerous. Some medication may worsen the condition.

Physical Symptoms of High Blood Pressure

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This article explains all common physical symptoms of high blood pressure including heart palpitations, headache, fatigue, sweating, dizziness, blurred vision, etc.

Read also Pheochromocytoma: Symptoms of Adrenal Gland Tumor / Cancer, a type of tumor that often causes high blood pressure.

Complete Symptoms of Hypothyroid

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Hypothyroidism (low thyroid functioning) is a hormone imbalance in which the thyroid gland does not produce sufficient amount of thyroid hormone. It's one of the causes of heart palpitations. Find out a list of complete symptoms of hypothyroid in this article. For a complete list of causes of heart palpitations you can go to this article: Causes of Heart Palpitations Symptoms: Irregular, Racing, Pounding, Skipping Heart Beat

Menopause and Heart Palpitations

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This article tries to answer the question "are heart palpitations caused by menopause" and discusses about menopause, heart palpitations and heart problems.

Signs and Symptoms of Hypoglycemia

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What is hypoglycemia?

Hypoglycemia is a disorder characterized by an abnormally low level of blood glucose. Signs and symptoms of hypoglycemia in non diabetics and diabetics include anxiety, trembling, heart pounding as well as heart palpitations when lying down, sweating, and dilated pupils. Many symptoms can occur or become more severe after eating including an increased heart rate after eating.

Pounding Heart Beat Causes

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There are numerous pounding heart beat causes including high level of physical activity, anxiety disorder, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, panic attack, panic disorder, certain medications / drugs / substances and many more. Learn some of the causes in this article. For causes of extra heart beats, please refer to this article: Extra Heartbeat Causes.

A pounding heart is a sensation of the heart that beats, pulsates, throbs or races rapidly and heavily. The pounding sensation of the heart beats can be felt in the throat, chest as well as in the neck. The pulse rate will depend on the pounding of heart. Most heart pounding symptoms are not serious but you will need to address it as soon as possible if the heart palpitations are related to an abnormal heart rhythm disorder.


Disclaimer: This information is not presented by a medical practitioner and is for educational and informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis, or treatment.