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Wednesday, June 16, 2021

cardiovascular disease


Why timely treatment of non-Covid ailments is important amid pandemic

June 01, 2021 7:12 pm

“It is the need of the hour that people should seek immediate medical care instead of neglecting or delaying the treatment, said Dr Roy Patankar, gastroenterologist and director, Zen Multispeciality Hospital, Chembur

Cardiovascular diseases among women on the rise in India, finds The Lancet

May 19, 2021 1:03 pm

Researchers urge action to reduce burden of CVD; China and Indonesia are other populous nations showing increase of disease.

Why you should include kiwi in your diet

March 11, 2020 9:21 am

From immunity-booster to managing blood pressure, the fruit has various benefits that you should know about.

These yoga asanas will keep your heart healthy

December 12, 2019 10:55 am

Make sure you practice these poses under the supervision of a trained yoga instructor till you master them.

Air pollution in India linked to heart attack, stroke: Study

November 10, 2019 2:13 pm

Previous studies indicate that inflammation and atherosclerosis are most likely responsible for the association between long-term exposure to air pollution and cardiovascular disease and mortality.

Here's what increases the risk of cardiovascular disease in diabetics

September 24, 2019 10:50 am

Body mass index, a common measure of obesity, has been recently shown to be an imperfect metric because it does not distinguish between lean muscle mass and fat mass.

Obesity linked with risk of multiple diseases, says study

August 06, 2019 9:33 am

Previous research has suggested that high BMI is associated with increased risk of chronic diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer, but due to the difficulty of conducting clinical trials related to obesity, it has been hard to prove causation.

Diabetes can increase risk of cardiovascular diseases, say experts

July 09, 2019 11:28 am

Experts recommend regular check-ups, lifestyle modification which includes regular exercise, at least 30 minutes brisk walk five days a week, nutritious diet, quitting smoking and alcohol to keep diabetes at bay.

Unsalted tomato juice may help cut heart disease risk

June 05, 2019 1:06 pm

At the end of the study, blood pressure in 94 participants with untreated prehypertension or hypertension dropped significantly, according to the researchers from Tokyo Medical and Dental University in Japan.

Unhealthy food at work may up risk of lifestyle ailments, finds study

May 24, 2019 9:33 am

The study, published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, demonstrated that employees at a large urban hospital who purchased the least healthy food in its cafeteria were more likely to have an unhealthy diet outside of work, be overweight and obese.