Doctor Ginsburg: large amounts of food at one time is a threat to the heart

Doctor Mikhail Ginzburg warned of the risk of cardiovascular disaster due to overeating.

Dietitian Ginsburg said that a large amount of food consumed at one time is a threat to the heart, since in this situation its load increases significantly. According to the doctor, in the presence of ischemia, circulatory problems or coronary syndrome, such food abuse can provoke a sharp deterioration in well-being.

In particular, the consequence of a large amount of food at one time can be breathing problems and shortness of breath. At the same time, the heart rate increases and blood pressure rises – if a person has problems, such changes in the body’s functioning can result in a cardiovascular disaster.

“You can overeat so much that a heart attack develops,” Mikhail Ginzburg told Moscow 24 “.
The doctor added that overeating negatively affects the functions of the digestive tract and can lead to the development of cholecystitis and pancreatitis. If a person tends to frequently eat food in large quantities, he is likely to be overweight, and at the same time be susceptible to diseases associated with obesity, such as hypertension, atherosclerosis, diabetes, gout.

Formerly the MedikForum portal. ru wrote that warm water can be very useful in the fight against increased appetite.

Important! Information is provided for reference purposes. Ask a specialist about contraindications and side effects and under no circumstances self-medicate. At the first signs of illness, consult a doctor.

Mikhail Ginzburg Mikhail Ginzburg Healthy lifestyle director of the Samara Research Institute of Dietetics and Diet Therapy, Doctor of Medical Sciences