What are the Signs of an Unhealthy Heart?

Updated at: Jan 14, 2018
What are the Signs of an Unhealthy Heart?

Signs of an Unhealthy Heart: Some symptoms of unhealthy heart are racing of the heart, spitting of blood, volatile blood pressure. Read more here on signs of unhealthy heart.

Dr Poonam Sachdev
Heart HealthWritten by: Dr Poonam SachdevPublished at: May 10, 2013

What are the signs of an unhealthy heart

Pain in the chest, shoulders, and arms after exercising or food, are some of the signs of an unhealthy heart; although pain can happen anytime, literally anywhere in the upper body. Inappropriateness of breath after minimal activity or at rest, swelling in dependent body parts or the feet may also hint towards a heart disease.

[Read: Symptoms of Heart Attack]

Others signs and symptoms of an unhealthy heart could be:

  • Racing of the heart or palpitations
  • Volatile blood pressure
  • Decreasing exercise tolerance
  • Repeated chest infection
  • Spitting of blood


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