Heart failure is a condition in which the heart of the patient stops working. In this disease, the heart did not able to pump blood.
There are two sections of the heart- left and right. When these sections did not able to work properly as being empty and filling again completely, this disease can be occurred. Besides it, this disease can be also occurred due to increasing the quantity of fluid and blood gathering in its tubes. Due to heart diseases from birth, high blood pressure, disordering of the heart, heart attacks, diseases related to the heart muscles, etc., the left section of the heart can become inactive.
In this disease, first of all, the patient starts feeling tiredness, breathing less. In the beginning of this disease, the patient feels short breathing only after taking exercises, but later it can occur while taking rest. In the inactiveness of the right part of the heart, short breathing is not too much, but the heels joints and legs are swelled. In this disease, the patient can complaint about internal troubles with indigestion.
In this disease, the patient should give complete rest to his body or if possible, he should take rest as lying position on the bed most of his time.
This disease can be treated by giving pressure on the acupoints as shown in figure.