May 13, 2022 3:12 pm
"People who are already suffering from high blood pressures, diabetes, high cholesterol levels and pre-existing heart conditions are immensely affected, " said Dr Ritwick Raj Bhuyan, director-adult cardiothoracic vascular surgery, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute
April 22, 2022 5:45 pm
Cardiac rehab is an outpatient chronic disease management program, offering patients hour-long sessions about twice per week over several months
April 14, 2022 3:54 pm
Myotonic dystrophy is the most common type of muscular dystrophy that begins in adult age
April 20, 2021 10:17 am
The virus involvement is seen in blood clot formation, known as thrombosis. It also leads to endothelium, the innermost layer of artery dysfunction. Patients who suffer such issues are disposed to a higher risk of suffering a heart attack or stroke.
June 19, 2020 3:00 pm
Syncope or passing out happens when the heart stops pumping blood effectively during excessively fast or slow heart rates, which prevents or reduces the circulation of blood to the brain.
May 14, 2020 4:41 pm
As the world reels under the effects of COVID-19, people with high blood pressure are more prone to facing severe complications.
April 17, 2020 12:00 am
To put the figures of coronavirus in perspective, tuberculosis alone kills an average of 4 lakh Indians annually, and the daily average of over 1,200 is way beyond the COVID-19 fatalities in the country.
February 28, 2020 9:32 am
In India alone, 2.4 lakh babies are born every year with congenital heart defects.
January 14, 2020 6:29 pm
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), this type of vital exhaustion, called burnout, is a syndrome resulting from chronic workplace stress that has not been successfully managed.
September 29, 2019 11:14 am
Of all the factors, smoking, increasing stress levels, and diabetes are the three major reasons that can cause significant damage to your heart, and may even cause death.