It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Heart Disorders Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-30-2004, 01:35 AM   #1
m37 m37 is offline
Junior Member
(male)
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 16
m37 HB User
dull pain

for awhile now i've been having a dull pain in my chest that comes and goes. It seems to be centralized just under the mid to left side of my rib cage, and only appears when i'm sitting down being lazy. I also have had some heart palpitations, which I am blaming on excessive caffiene. Sometimes the palpitations cause a feeling of pressure in my chest which goes away after a few seconds. I'm a very active person and there's no history of heart problems in my family. I'm wondering if i should get myself looked at? Or maybe the caffiene is related to the dull pains i'm feeling?

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 12-30-2004, 02:16 AM   #2
Newbie
(male)
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Oregon Coast and Florida
Posts: 9
KeyLime HB User
Re: dull pain

There is no downside to getting checked...

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 12-30-2004, 10:02 AM   #3
Member
(male)
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Colorado.
Posts: 65
vinny1957 HB User
Re: dull pain

There are so many risk factors besides family history that can cause problems with the 'ole ticker. In fact, many people don't have a history of heart problems, but due to life-styles, poor eating habits etc. they do. I must agree, as a heart patient myself, better safe than sorry as they always say.

 
Old 12-30-2004, 12:20 PM   #4
m37 m37 is offline
Junior Member
(male)
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 16
m37 HB User
Re: dull pain

alright, thanks guys.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Dull pain in left side of pelvic region eva for eva Open to All Other Health Topics 4 07-28-2010 05:46 PM
dull ache and late period?? Shannatoo Women's Health 0 07-25-2008 01:00 AM
Free testicles, dull ache? Kesteral Men's Health 6 02-14-2008 07:29 PM
Dull Left Testicle/groin Pain, Erectile Dysfunction Age 21 shadyboy08 Men's Health 1 09-07-2007 12:25 PM
dull pain in back tomatojuice Osteoporosis 3 09-09-2006 12:39 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:30 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!