Thursday, Dec 01, 2022



Is walking or running backward good for burning calories, knee pain?

December 01, 2022 11:26 am

Pregnant women, elderly population, stroke patients, or those who have poor balance and coordination must get the approval of their physician before starting, said Varun Rattan, Co-founder of The Body Science Academy

Are vitamin C and E good for your heart? How much should you consume daily?

September 29, 2022 11:49 am

Dr Haresh G Mehta, Consultant, Interventional Cardiologist, SL Raheja Hospital, Mahim, explains why antioxidants are needed to fight cell damage and strengthen the cardiovascular system

Study suggests heart-healthy lifestyle is missing in 9 of 10 children in Punjab, Delhi

September 02, 2022 6:27 am

Dr Kapoor is the principal investigator of a study which has examined 3,200 children in the age group of 5 to 18 years through a questionnaire-based assessment on parameters that affect cardiovascular health.

Not just winters, summers can affect your heart, too: Follow these preventive measures

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

'A watershed moment': Doctors react to the historic transplant of pig heart into human patient

January 11, 2022 5:51 pm

"If this works properly, it will be a boon for patients with end-stage heart disease," Dr Subhendu Mohanty said

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.

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.

Feeling sleepy post lunch? Here's how to fight lethargy

January 13, 2020 12:18 pm

Count on these easy tips to not let sleep get the better of you at work.

This winter, keep your hands and feet warm; here's how

January 04, 2020 5:55 pm

Your body usually prioritises other organs like the heart and liver in winters, to keep vital functions going.

New cell that can heal hearts discovered

July 19, 2019 10:36 am

Heart doctors had never before explored the possibility that cells just outside the heart could participate in healing and repair of hearts after injury, researchers said.