CVD

Deaths due to heart disease witness rise by 59% in 20 years: Report

Deaths due to heart disease witness rise by 59% in 20 years: Report

By getting affected with heart conditions in working age, people not only lose out their productive years but also add to the overall economic burden of the disease.

Oct 15, 2017, 14:03 PM IST
Heart Failure Summit 2017: Alarming rise in heart diseases in India; symptoms, prevention

Heart Failure Summit 2017: Alarming rise in heart diseases in India; symptoms, prevention

The estimated heart failure burden in India ranges from 1.3 million to 4.6 million cases per annum.

Jul 31, 2017, 09:35 AM IST
Multivitamins not associated with heart disease risk

Multivitamins not associated with heart disease risk

An analysis of the Physicians' Health Study II (PHS II) showed that long-term use of daily multivitamin didn't reduce risk of cardiovascular events in middle-age and older men regardless of their baseline nutrition status.

Apr 06, 2017, 09:41 AM IST
What makes your heart 'old'? Tips for a healthier, happier life

What makes your heart 'old'? Tips for a healthier, happier life

If you want to lower your heart age, start adopting a healthier lifestyle.

Feb 13, 2017, 13:01 PM IST
Cardiovascular disease prevention: Strategies for a healthy heart

Cardiovascular disease prevention: Strategies for a healthy heart

Globally, heart disease claims for more lives every year than any other condition.

Dec 05, 2016, 14:35 PM IST

Sedentary lifestyle leading cause for heart disease in India

According to the survey, cardiovascular disorders are the cause of 25 per cent deaths in India and heart disease does not affect the urban and economically strong only, it also affects the rural and underprivileged population.

Sep 29, 2016, 16:50 PM IST

World Heart Day: Heart disease fast catching up with young Indians, say experts

Heart disease or cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a collective term for diseases of the heart and blood vessels.

Sep 29, 2016, 11:25 AM IST

Fatty liver may increase heart disease, mortality

Evidence indicates that the fatty and inflamed liver expresses several pro-inflammatory and procoagulant factors, as well as genes involved in accelerated atherogenesis.

Apr 27, 2016, 14:38 PM IST

Daily aspirin can keep you `hearty` in your 50s

People in their 50s with risk factors for cardiovascular disease can benefit from popping one aspirin daily, says a government-appointed panel of independent experts.

Apr 12, 2016, 16:57 PM IST

Walking faster, longer good for elderly

The study found that those who were more active had significantly lower risk of future heart attacks and stroke.

Nov 20, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

Steamy sauna's can also be life-savers

A sauna may give more than a steam bath, as a new study claims that sauna may be associated with reduced risk of cardiac, all-cause mortality.

Feb 24, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

Some people would risk shorter life than daily pill

One in three people would risk living a shorter life instead of taking a daily pill to prevent cardiovascular disease (CVD), new research shows.

Feb 04, 2015, 14:48 PM IST

Daily avocado cuts heart disease risk

Adding an avocado to your daily diet helps lower bad cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart disease, a study says.

Jan 08, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

Greater whole grains intake linked with lower mortality

A new research has demonstrated that eating more whole grains seems to be linked with reduced mortality, especially deaths due to cardiovascular disease (CVD), but not cancer deaths.

Jan 06, 2015, 12:15 PM IST

Statins not linked with reduced fracture risk

Contrary to prevalent suggestions that statin users may have a reduced risk of fractures, researchers have found that treatment with an anti-cholesterol medicine did not reduce the risk of fracture among men and women.

Dec 02, 2014, 12:36 PM IST

Online tool to check risk of contracting heart disease

You can now figure out how healthy your heart is by yourself, thanks to a new online tool that can estimate your risk of developing cardio-vascular disease (CVD) in the next 20 years.

Nov 15, 2014, 13:01 PM IST

A glass of milk daily good for your heart

New research has found that drinking milk and consuming other dairy products may reduce the risk of a heart attack.

Sep 16, 2014, 16:25 PM IST

Consuming fruits regularly almost halves heart disease risk

A new study has suggested that eating fruits on a daily basis minimizes the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) up to 40percent.

Sep 02, 2014, 11:21 AM IST