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KK could have been saved if CPR was performed on time, says doctor; all about the life-saving procedure

June 02, 2022 2:59 pm

“If CPR is not given on time, a person may become brain dead in three to four minutes owing to a lack of oxygen,” said Dr Mohammed Imran Soherwardi

Is there a reason why cardiac arrests often happen in the bathroom?

May 20, 2022 1:55 pm

World Hypertension Day: "Most people spend an average 30 minutes or 2 per cent of their time per day in the toilet," said Dr Nityanand Tripathi

Hopkins researchers develop AI technique to predict cardiac arrests

April 11, 2022 4:07 pm

This deep-learning concept could potentially be developed for other fields of medicine that rely on visual diagnosis.

What role does CPR play in helping a patient with sudden cardiac arrest?

April 05, 2022 2:45 pm

CPR is a first-aid process to revive a person who is having an episode of sudden cardiac arrest

Sandhya Mukhopadhyay cremated with full state honours, hundreds pay tribute

February 17, 2022 6:22 am

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee cut short her trip to north Bengal and returned to Kolkata to pay her last respects to the singer whose voice enthralled music lovers for generations.

Does being fit mean being healthy? Here's what to know

October 22, 2021 9:52 am

'Heart attack' and 'sudden cardiac arrest' are two terms that are often used interchangeably, even though both are different; find out more

Post-covid patients must go for cardiac screening every six months, say doctors

August 10, 2021 3:00 pm

Covid has led to cardiac injury in people who were free of any heart disease earlier, said Dr Pramod Narkhede, cardiologist, Apollo Clinic, Pune

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month 2020: Know about the most common symptoms

October 28, 2020 3:00 pm

The only way to reduce the risk of arrest is to go for regular checkups and screenings of the heart while living a healthy lifestyle, says Dr Aparna Jaswal

US man dies of 'excessive licorice' or mulethi: Know how much to have

September 24, 2020 6:30 pm

As a popular sweetener, licorice is found in many food products in the United States, as per a 2012-National Center for Biotechnology Information study Licorice abuse: time to send a warning message. The study also highlights how excessive consumption is a risk factor

Cardiac arrhythmia and COVID-19: Here are answers to some frequently-asked questions

September 08, 2020 3:31 pm

It has been observed that the condition of most patients suffering from heart abnormalities have been worsening during the pandemic, says Dr AM Karthigesan, a senior consultant cardiologist at the Apollo Hospitals, Chennai, Madurai, Trichy, and Nellore