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Eat fatty fish to cut your heart disease risk

Consuming fatty fish four times a week may help increase the amount of good cholesterol and prevent the risk of heart disease, finds a study.

Apr 19, 2018, 14:29 PM IST

Lipid profiling since 20 can prevent heart ailments: Doctors

 Lipid profiling -- blood tests that screen for abnormalities in lipids, such as cholesterol and triglycerides -- from the age of 20 years can help detect heart ailments at an early stage, revealed doctors on Thursday.

Jul 06, 2017, 23:42 PM IST

Zika virus may cause heart problems in adults: Doctors

Doctors have said that zika virus may cause possible new heart problems in some adults.

Mar 10, 2017, 23:12 PM IST

Campaign to educate 6 crore people about heart disease

 A new campaign to educate over six crore persons across the country about Cardio Vascular Diseases (CVD) was launched here on Wednesday by the Science and Art of Living (SAAOL) and Emami Foundation.

Sep 29, 2016, 00:35 AM IST

98% Indians unaware of life-saving technique during heart attack

Around 98 per cent Indians are not trained in basic life-saving technique of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) during sudden cardiac arrest, shows a survey conducted by Lybrate, an online doctor consultation platform.

Sep 29, 2016, 00:30 AM IST

Combination of diet and exercise may help prevent heart problems: Study

Zee Media Bureau

New York: A new study has found that a balanced combination of diet and exercise may help prevent heart disease for people suffering from obesity.

Aug 26, 2016, 00:04 AM IST

Ellie Goulding suffering from heart problem

 Singer Ellie Goulding has revealed she is suffering from a heart problem.

Oct 06, 2015, 16:00 PM IST

China's world record holder Sun Yang missed 1500m final with heart problem

China`s world record-holder and Olympic champion Sun Yang confirmed his shock withdrawal from Sunday`s 1500m freestyle final at the world championships was down to a heart problem.

Aug 09, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Air pollution from wildfires may harm the heart

Air pollution from wildfires may increase risk of cardiac arrests, and other sudden acute heart problems, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found.

Jul 17, 2015, 21:54 PM IST

Agra: 12-year-old writes to PM Modi, gets immediate help for her heart surgery

A 12-year-old girl from Agra wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking financial help for her treatment as she has a hole in her heart.

May 21, 2015, 10:09 AM IST

Sleepless teens likelier to get obese

A new study has demonstrated that teenagers who get less than six hours of sleep a night might be at risk of being obese as compared to their peers who sleep more than eight hours.

Aug 21, 2014, 14:59 PM IST

Excess weight at 1 year postpartum ups diabetes, heart problem risk

A new study has revealed that women who don`t lose their baby weight and even gain more weight within a year of giving birth are at an increased risk of developing heart disease and diabetes.

Mar 26, 2014, 13:49 PM IST

Active ingredient in Viagra eases heart problems

An active ingredient in Viagra can alleviate heart problems, a new study has claimed.

Dec 24, 2011, 13:41 PM IST

Children`s chest pain rarely signals heart problem

Children and teenagers who complain of chest pain only rarely have a heart problem causing it, a study suggests.

Oct 11, 2011, 08:56 AM IST

Impotence may point to heart problems

Failing erections may be a harbinger of heart disease in some men, according to a review of a number of studies -- but heart-healthy lifestyle changes or cholesterol-lowering drugs could have a positive impact on men`s sexual health.

Sep 13, 2011, 10:45 AM IST

CUT BACK ON SALT!

CUT BACK ON SALT!

Health Organisation recommends no more than five grams a day. Too much salt can lead to stroke and heart problems.

May 21, 2011, 14:22 PM IST

Calcium supplements cause heart problems in women?

There is growing evidence that calcium supplements increase the risk of heart attacks among older women.

Apr 24, 2011, 21:02 PM IST

Calcium supplements cause heart problems in women?

There is growing evidence that calcium supplements increase the risk of heart attacks among older women.

Apr 24, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Thai queen recovering in hospital after heart problem

Queen Sirikit was taken to hospital with symptoms of an irregular heart beat.

Oct 02, 2010, 12:48 PM IST

Cancer drugs also prevent heart problem

A growth factor, called PDGFR, which is a common target of cancer drugs, has been found to play an important role in the heart``s response to stress, according to researchers at The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center.

Jan 12, 2010, 20:53 PM IST