How should coronary heart disease patients tolerate the rainy season in spring?
(02.21.2008)

1. The patients must have enough rest and sleep during the rainy season in spring, and avoid excessive tiredness or mood stimulation. In this way, the patient may adapt well to the weather changes.

2. Working and living surroundings must be well-ventilated and kept dry; the patients should breathe deeply or do breathing exercises every morning, so the patients can increase their vital capacity and avoid lacking oxygen and the uncomfortable feelings of stuffiness, heat or humidity.

3. The patients should take the necessary drugs and Chinese herbs to prevent angina pectoris. A patient who feels severe chest distress may take a musk heart-protection pill sublingually (under the tongue), so as to obtain the goals of fragrant enlightening and regulating the flow of "qi" to head.