Cardiac arrest can be controlled by CPR: Expert

Cardiac arrest is the number one killer in India, and can be controlled only by administering proper cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), a health expert said on Sunday.

Love drinking? Raise a toast to moderation

Have you heard of "Holiday Heart Syndrome"? It happens when a non-drinker or a light drinker gives in to the weekend party mood and goes on a drinking spree.

Japan bullet train suicide fire: Two killed after cardiac arrest
Japan bullet train suicide fire: Two killed after cardiac arrest

 Two people were feared dead today after an apparent suicide attempt on board a moving shinkansen bullet train in Japan, a spokesman for the operator told AFP.

Oldest tiger in Pilikula zoo dead

A 22-year-old tiger died of cardiac arrest at the Shivaram Karanth Nisargadhama Wildlife Park at nearby Pilikula, park sources said.

Allowing families to watch emergency surgery not harmful

Drawing the curtains for family members of cardiac arrest victims as doctors and nurses perform an emergency procedure hardly yields any benefit, says new research.

Three farmers die of cardiac arrest over crop loss in UP

A 50-year-old farmer died of cardiac arrest after seeing his crops destroyed in unseasonal rains and hailstorm in Mohammadpur Khala area here, police said today.

Essential nutrient can protect heart post cardiac arrest

Researchers have discovered that administering supplements of an essential mineral nutrient required for sustaining the health of bodily tissues at the right time enhances recovery after a stroke or heart attack.

'Miracle baby' who suffered 5 cardiac arrests to celebrate his first birthday

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New Delhi: In a medical marvel, a baby boy who suffered five cardiac arrests has defied the odds and is about to celebrate his first birthday on April 15.

Scientists regenerate cardiac muscles through hormone stimulation

A group of scientists has reactivated cell growth in the cardiac muscles of a mouse through hormone stimulation, opening the possibility of new treatments following cardiac arrest, Efe news agency reported citing a study published on Tuesday.

BJP candidate of Punjab civic elections dies

The BJP candidate from Pathankot Municipal Corporation died here, following a cardiac arrest, her family said on Friday.

Netball player succumbs to cardiac arrest

Maharashtra's netball player, Mayuresh Pawar, died of a cardiac arrest on Monday in Thiruvananthapuram.

Fan dies after Atletico-Deportivo brawl: Hospital
Fan dies after Atletico-Deportivo brawl: Hospital

A football fan died of cardiac arrest following clashes near Atletico Madrid's Vicente Calderon stadium before the Spanish champions' 2-0 win over Deportivo la Coruna on Sunday, a hospital spokeswoman said.

Indian Sikh pilgrim dies of cardiac arrest in Pak

A 64-year-old Sikh pilgrim from India on Saturday died of cardiac arrest at a gurdwara in Rawalpindi district of Pakistan's Punjab province.

Pakistani traveller dies of heart attack in Amethi

A Pakistani citizen, who was visiting his relatives in Pure Jorai village here, passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest, police said.

Vitamin D deficiency increases poor brain function post cardiac arrest

A new study has revealed that Vitamin D deficiency increases the risk of poor brain function after sudden cardiac arrest by seven-fold.

Living near major roads bad for women's heart

Living close to a major road may increase the risk of women dying from sudden cardiac arrest, a research showed.

Cardiac arrest rates 'elevates' with daily high pollution levels

A new study has suggested that cardiac arrest rates are higher a few days after increased levels of several air pollutants.

Cardiac arrest rates 'elevates' with daily high pollution levels

A new study has suggested that cardiac arrest rates are higher a few days after increased levels of several air pollutants.

Freedom fighter Capt Abbas Ali passes away

Freedom fighter Captain Abbas Ali who was part of the Indian National Army (INA) died of a cardiac arrest on Saturday at the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College here.

154 dead unable to bear shock of Jayalalithaa's arrest: AIADMK

With the arrest of AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa coming as a shock to her supporters, the party on Thursday claimed that 154 sympathisers have died unable to bear the anguish.