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heart ailments


Working out on a treadmill? Keep these expert dos and don’ts in mind

January 06, 2021 4:40 pm

Be mindful about how you use a treadmill. Experts decode it for us

Have a sweet tooth? Here are some healthy sugar alternatives

December 21, 2020 8:41 am

You don’t need to completely give up on your sweet-tooth cravings as there are plenty of healthy alternatives available.

Curb your stress: Here's how it can impact the beating of your heart

October 08, 2020 2:10 pm

Unhealthy and persistently high levels of stress hormones like adrenaline and cortisol can cause blood-clotting, which increases the risk of heart conditions, warns Dr Mohan Nair of the Holy Family Hospital

World Heart Day 2020: Keep your heart healthy with these simple tips

September 29, 2020 4:40 pm

As per the reports from WHO, in 2016, 17.6 million people died from CVDs, comprising 31% of global mortality

World Heart Day 2020: Don't ignore these 10 warning signs of an unhealthy heart

September 29, 2020 12:30 pm

While not all heart problems are accompanied by clear warning signs, it is important to be aware of the common symptoms, suggests Dr Rajneesh Kapoor, Vice Chairman of Interventional Cardiology, Heart Institute, Medanta

Heart of the matter

August 25, 2020 7:57 pm

In the post COVID world, cardiologists will have to rely on innovation. Government policies must ensure a balance between quality products and affordability for the patient.

Don't delay heart treatments amid pandemic; here's why

August 04, 2020 4:45 pm

A cardiac surgeon explains why you should not delay coronary or heart-related treatments and surgeries anymore

Vaping can lead to heart problems, says new study

August 01, 2020 6:45 pm

Vaping also has negative effects on lungs and is detrimental to the developing foetus during pregnancy. Studies have also argued that e-cigarettes could cause cancer.

World Heart Rhythm Week 2020: All you need to know about cardiac arrhythmia management

June 07, 2020 11:19 am

Heart rhythm disorders occur when there are irregularities or problems with the heart's electrical system that normally delivers signals to the heart to contract and pump blood through the body.

Matters of the heart

June 11, 2018 12:49 am

New study on stents highlights need for adherence to clinical protocols, caution in decision-making.