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Heart disease


Why heart disease in women is so often missed or dismissed

May 11, 2022 12:44 pm

Women often hesitate to get help because they tend to have more subtle heart attack symptoms than men — but even when they do go to the hospital, health care providers are more likely to downplay their symptoms or delay treating them.

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.

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

Risk of early death for men 60 per cent higher than for women, global study finds

March 15, 2021 4:48 pm

The research examined different socioeconomic, lifestyle, health, and social factors that might contribute to the mortality gap between men and women aged 50 and older

Heart disease now killing more people than ever before: WHO

December 10, 2020 1:49 pm

Heart disease has remained the leading cause of death at the global level for the last 20 years, however, the death rates are more alarming than before, warns WHO

Heart inflammation observed in recently recovered COVID-19 patients: Study

July 28, 2020 5:12 pm

Researchers said the reported symptoms were independent of preexisting conditions, severity and overall course of the acute illness, and time from the original diagnosis

Obesity, metabolic syndrome are risk factors for severe influenza, says research

July 17, 2020 4:40 pm

Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of at least three co-occurring conditions that could lead to the risk of heart disease

Air pollution linked to cardiovascular disease, suggests study

July 13, 2020 2:46 pm

Published in Lancet Planetary Health, the study took into consideration factors like hypertension, sex, physical activity and other behavioural patterns.

Good gut bacteria can help reduce risk of heart disease, says study

July 11, 2020 5:37 pm

According to the study, the bacteria's activities in the intestine reduces the production of a chemical linked to the development of clogged arteries.

Indo-Mediterranean diets can cause significant decline in pre-heart failure, suggests study

May 18, 2020 5:14 pm

Researchers argued that treatment with Indo-Mediterranean style diets can cause a significant decline in pre-heart failure.