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Posted by: | 2020/08/22

Chest pains

AGE 47 HAS CHEST PAINS EVEN THE BREAST BONE IS PAINFUL, GETS WORSE WHEN HE IS STRESSED, HAD AN ANGINA ATTACK A FEW YEARS AGO HE HAS A STRESSFUL JOB (FIREMAN AND PARAMEDIC) GETS DEPRESSED VERY EASILY, HE'S BEEN HAVING THIS CHEST PAINS FOR PROBABLY 2 YEARS, IT SEEMS TO GET MORE PAINFUL WHEN HE IS WORRIED OR STRESSED, ALSO COMPLAINS THAT THE BONES IN HIS CHEST IS ALSO PAINFUL

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- 2020/09/09

Hi there

He will have to go for an ECG to make sure that this is not a symptom of heart disease (but I am sure that he knows this, being a paramedic). It could also be related to anxiety and stress, absolutely, by he will have to make sure that his heart is okay. Good luck and stay safe. 

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