Now, a one-hour operation to change heart valve!

Last Updated: Sunday, March 27, 2011, 19:06

An Indian-origin surgeon-led team in Britain has come up with a one-hour keyhole operation to replace heart valve.

Eggs are good for the heart

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 30, 2011, 09:43

Eggs have the highest quality protein you can buy in the supermarket for the lowest cost, and they contain every vitamin and mineral we need except for vitamin C.

Almonds lower diabetes, heart disease risk

Last Updated: Thursday, April 07, 2011, 00:54

A new research suggests that consuming an almond-enriched diet may help reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes and heart disease.

Yoga calms heart pace, cuts anxiety: Study

Last Updated: Sunday, April 03, 2011, 17:24

People who suffer from irregular heartbeat could benefit from doing yoga regularly.

Vegan lifestyle ups risk of heart attack

Last Updated: Thursday, April 07, 2011, 18:00

People who follow a vegan lifestyle - strict vegetarians who try to eat no meat or animal products of any kind - may increase their risk of developing blood clots and atherosclerosis or ``hardening of the arteries``.

Pistachios support weight management, heart health

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 16:55

Pistachios is one of the lowest calorie nuts with 160 calories per 30 gram serving.Fat in pistachios may not be completely absorbed by the body, making them effectively lower in calories than previously thought.

Yoga boosts heart health

Last Updated: Monday, February 14, 2011, 13:15

Want to have a healthy heart? Practice yoga daily as Indian researchers have claimed that breathing exercises, stretching, relaxation and meditation improve heart health.

Tart cherries reduce heart disease risk

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 19, 2011, 00:04

Tart cherries have a unique combination of powerful antioxidants that may help reduce risk factors for heart disease and inflammation.

Drink lots of milk to cut heart disease

Last Updated: Monday, March 28, 2011, 13:21

Milk and dairy are the most nutritious and healthy foods available and loaded with naturally occurring nutrients, such as calcium, potassium and protein, to name a few.

Doughnuts after junk food protect heart

Last Updated: Thursday, April 14, 2011, 15:25

It sounds like a recipe for a heart attack, but junk food may actually be good for the heart if followed by a plateful of doughnuts, a study suggests.

Try Tea

Last Updated: Monday, April 18, 2011, 21:12

Tea is always good. Being a heavy tea-drinker can never have negative effects. The protective effects of tea increase with the amount drunk, and people who are regular tea drinkers are the least likely to die of a heart attack.

Walk your way to health

Last Updated: Thursday, April 21, 2011, 11:52


Walking a mile every day, promises to reduce the risk of heart disease, eases back and knee pain, as well as strengthens bones and keeps them strong. It is a great way to lose weight, boost immunity, and fight fatigue.