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Testosterone replacement therapy ups stroke risk in men

Findings show that the use of TRT was associated with an increased risk of stroke, transient ischemic attack or cardiac arrest during the first two years of use.

Jul 19, 2019, 15:59 PM IST

Air India flight lands at Gujarat's IAF base after passenger suffers cardiac arrest

After landing at the Indian Air Force base, the patient was rushed to the Jamnagar civil hospital accompanied by an IAF doctor.

May 20, 2019, 06:52 AM IST

Stroke, cardiac arrests, lead to loss of work, reduced income

One-third of heart attacks, 25 per cent of strokes and 40 per cent of cardiac arrests occur in people of working age under age 65.


Jan 07, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

Delhi-Pune Indigo flight diverted to Indore as passenger suffers cardiac arrest

An Indigo Airline flight, going from Indira Gandhi International airport in New Delhi to Pune, was on Sunday diverted after a passenger reportedly suffered a cardiac arrest on board. According to news agency ANI, the flight was diverted to Indore in Madhya Pradesh.

Jul 08, 2018, 12:02 PM IST

Rajasthan: 'Farmer' dies, son claims he was depressed over poor garlic price

The debt coupled with his failure to get a good price for his produce was the reason behind his depression, the son has claimed, the SHO added

Jun 16, 2018, 16:19 PM IST

Young men more likely to die from heart attacks on weekends

While heart attacks are different from cardiac arrests, the former increases the risk of the latter by a huge margin. 

Mar 06, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

I'm well, have no heart ailment: Rajkumar Santoshi

The filmmaker is well-known for helming films like 'Ghayal', 'Damini', 'Andaz Apna Apna' etc to name a few.

Mar 01, 2018, 13:34 PM IST

Veteran actress Sridevi's death underlines the lack of cardiac arrest treatment for women

According to a US study, women are less likely to receive life-saving treatments and less likely to survive, in comparison to men.

Feb 25, 2018, 17:00 PM IST

Sridevi didn't have any history of a heart ailment, says brother-in-law Sanjay Kapoor

Her last film 'Mom' created quite an impact amongst the critics and viewers alike. 

Feb 25, 2018, 13:37 PM IST

Fans gather outside Sridevi's house, mortal remains to arrive tonight

Sridevi was last seen in revenge-drama 'Mom'.

Feb 25, 2018, 13:19 PM IST

Sridevi's mortal remains will arrive in Mumbai on Monday, fans gather outside her Lokahandwala residence

Sanjay Kapoor and other family members have reportedly flown to the UAE after learning about the incident.

Feb 25, 2018, 12:35 PM IST

Sridevi dies of cardiac arrest: Causes, prevention, and factors that can put you at risk of the condition

Since cardiac arrest strikes immediately without warnings, it is important that we educate ourselves about this dangerous medical condition and know what to do when faced with the situation.

Feb 25, 2018, 10:16 AM IST

Renowned cardiologist, Padmashri awardee Dr BK Goyal passes away

Eminent cardiologist Dr BK Goyal breathed his last in Mumbai on Tuesday following a cardiac arrest. He was 82-years-old.

Feb 20, 2018, 16:45 PM IST

Himachal Elections 2017: Independent candidate Vinod Kumar dies of cardiac arrest

Just days to go for Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections, independent candidate Vinod Kumar died on Monday due to sudden cardiac arrest.

Nov 06, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro a serendipity that became a cult

Kundan Shah's "Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro" was made on a shoestring budget and had its origin in the struggles of his friends two FTII graduates who ended up opening a photo studio in Hyderabad.

Oct 07, 2017, 17:25 PM IST

Low calcium intake may lead to sudden cardiac arrest

It has been found that individuals with lower levels of calcium in the blood, are more likely to experience sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) than those with higher calcium levels.

Oct 07, 2017, 11:00 AM IST

Salman Khan's timely act saves Anupam Kher at IIFA 2017

We all know how health takes a backseat for our celebs who are travelling around the clock keeping their work commitments in place. But, it seldom strikes us that health is and must be a top priority for one and alike.

Aug 01, 2017, 10:56 AM IST

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

Smoking doesn't see how old you are: 23-year-old suffers severe heart attack

The patient, Anshul Pandey (name changed to protect identity), was hale and a hearty youngster when he was presented to the team of doctors with acute chest pain with no previous medical records. 

May 26, 2017, 17:17 PM IST

Doctors reveal scary statistics, say 50% Indians under 55 years suffer from heart attacks!

The doctors said one of important causes of premature heart attacks in India was familial hypercholesterolemia, a genetic condition that led to high cholesterol.

May 19, 2017, 14:10 PM IST