Heart Health

Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest: Know Its Emergency Treatment!!

By Ace Heart & Vascular Institute , Cardiology Heart attack, also known as myocardial infarction, is a severe condition where death of the heart muscle occurs because of the loss of blood supply. The blood loss usually happens because of the blockage of a coronary artery. Due to electrical instability,…

Left Ventricular Assist Device or LVAD for Heart Failure

By Dr Manan H. Desai , Cardiology The heart is a pump which works constantly to pump blood to different parts of the body. The heart has 4 chambers, and the left ventricle which is the largest is responsible for pumping pure oxygenated blood to all parts of the body.…

Heart Attack Signs, Symptoms and Emergency Treatment

By Dr. Balaji Ramagiri, Cardiology Subtle Signs of a Heart Attack: Unusual Fatigue: Like most people, you may also be busy with hectic schedules and deadlines. You may have responsibilities such as aging parents, running a household or taking care of your family’s monetary needs. Most of the time you are probably weary…

High Cholesterol – Causes, Symptoms And Treatment!!

By  Mp Heart Clinic, Cardiology Cholesterol is a waxy substance that is naturally produced by the liver and is usually contained in the fats of the blood. Although cholesterol is essential for the synthesis of vitamin D, cell membranes and certain hormones, yet increased cholesterol count can heighten chances of heart diseases.…

Cardiovascular Disease: Signs and Symptoms of Heart Problems

By Dr. Skand Kumar Trivedi, Cardiology Heart disease can be defined as a range of conditions affecting the heart; ailments under this umbrella include problems in heart rhythm (arrhythmias), blood vessel disorders such as coronary artery disease, and congenital heart defects among others. The common indications of heart diseases are as follows:…

Ayurveda For Hypertension

By Dr. Manoj Virmani, Ayurveda Hypertension is a condition which is characterised by elevated blood pressure in the arteries. This condition can be a result of aging, stress or a poor diet (including an unhealthy lifestyle as well). In the present day, hypertension is mainly caused due to an unhealthy diet as…

Top 3 Ways To Control Your High Blood Pressure!

By Dr. Mohamed Liaqath Hussain, General Physician High blood pressure is probably one of the most common health conditions to affect people today. A blood pressure reading that is higher than 140/90 mmHg can be termed as high blood pressure. Though this condition is not serious on its own, it can put…

Ischemic Heart Disease: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

By Dr. ( Maj) J. S Khatri, Cardiology Ischemic heart disease is a condition wherein the heart’s blood supply gets affected. The supply of blood to the heart gets affected due to the changes in the structure of the blood vessels; they narrow down due to the cholesterol deposits on the walls…

Homeopathy Remedies For Heartburn!

By Dr. Tanmay Palsule, Homeopathy The burning and unbearable pain in the heart or the chest is termed as heartburn or pyrosis or acidity. Many times, heartburn pain occurs just behind the chest bone or sternum. It is an effect of acid reflux of the contents of the stomach via the food…

Lifestyle To Prevent Heart Attack

By Dr. Nishith Chandra , Cardiology A heart attack is said to happen when the blood flow to a portion of the heart gets blocked. This occurs when the plaques that are formed in the arteries break open and produce blood clots which block the normal blood circulation. In India, one-fifth of…