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heart disease risk


Research says heart disease risk from saturated fats may depend on what foods they come from

December 04, 2021 3:39 pm

It's important to investigate which foods containing saturated fats are linked to heart disease, rather than only considering saturated fat alone.

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.

Eating red, processed meat linked with higher heart disease, death risk: Study

February 06, 2020 10:20 am

The findings come on the heels of a meta-analysis published in November last year that recommended people not reduce the amount of red meat and processed meat they eat, the researchers said.

Tips to manage heart diseases: Here's what you should know

October 16, 2019 10:26 am

Since heart problems go undetected most of the time due to lack of apparent symptoms, the importance of preventive measures cannot be ignored.

Air pollution linked to heart disease, stroke risk: Study

June 25, 2019 2:31 pm

Researchers from Lithuanian University of Health Sciences investigated the link between a long-term exposure to ambient air pollution and residential distance to green spaces and major roads with the development of hypertension and some components of metabolic syndrome.

Almonds may cut heart disease risk in diabetics: Study

April 23, 2019 5:23 pm

The study included 16,217 men and women who either had type 2 diabetes at the start of the study or who were diagnosed during the time of the study. A serving in the study was defined as one ounce or 28 grammes of nuts.

Moderate drinking beneficial for heart failure patients: Study

December 30, 2018 12:10 pm

The study, published in JAMA Network Open, and as quoted by a report in The New York Times, is one of the firsts to analyse the effect of drinking post a heart failure diagnosis.

Why heart disease risk varies across states: wealth, facilities, other reasons

June 20, 2018 8:35 am

"Our findings could be helpful in deciding how to allocate resources to prevent cardiovascular disease to those most in need,” study author Dr Pascal Geldsetzer, of the Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, said.

Why should middle-aged men reduce high protein intake?

May 30, 2018 12:20 pm

Higher intake of protein from most dietary sources was associated with slightly higher risk due to higher saturated fat concentration. Only proteins from fish and eggs were not associated with heart failure risk.

Red meat may up heart disease risk

April 24, 2014 4:33 pm

The new research, a meta-analysis, examined 21 previously published studies and data involving 292,454 participants during an average 10.2 years of follow-up.