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Eminent theatre personality Saoli Mitra passes away

January 17, 2022 6:59 pm

Mitra, who was the recipient of Sangeet Natak Akademi in 2003, Padma Shri in 2009, and Banga Bibhusan in 2012, would be remembered by her fans and critics alike for her solo performance as Draupadi in Naathvati Anaathbat (which she also wrote and directed), and as Sita on Sitakatha or Bitata Bitangso

Expert shares risk factors amid rising prevalence of heart disease among young adults in India

September 28, 2021 2:23 pm

World Heart Day 2021: With incidences of heart disease deaths rising in India, it is time to be aware of this serious issue and take necessary steps to reduce the burden of cardiovascular diseases

Post pandemic, Bengaluru sees spike in heart ailments among those aged between 20 and 40

September 29, 2021 7:26 am

According to a study by SJICR between 2017 and 2019, 51 per cent of youngsters diagnosed with cardiovascular issues were habitual smokers, while factors like being diabetic, high blood pressure, and family history were also observed to be fuelling the rise.

What is a failed heart and how can it be managed?

September 07, 2021 2:47 pm

Heart failure, also known as "congestive heart failure", is a rapidly-growing global issue among people of various age groups

How alcohol affects the heart

September 01, 2021 10:05 pm

The new study is among the most rigorous to date: The researchers recruited 100 people with a history of atrial fibrillation and tracked them intensely for four weeks, monitoring their alcohol intake and their cardiac rhythms in real time.

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