Heart Health

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…

Heart Attack

By Dr. Paras Hospitals, Multi Speciality A heart attack occurs when the stream of oxygen-rich blood to an area of heart muscle suddenly experiences a blockage and the heart is not supplied with enough oxygen. In case, the blood stream is not re-established rapidly, the area of heart muscle begins to deteriorate…

Silent Heart Attack: Symptoms, Causes and Prevention

By Dr. S.K.Tandon , General Physician A heart attack does not always have obvious symptoms, such as pain in your chest, shortness of breath and cold sweats. In fact, a heart attack can actually happen without a person knowing it. It is called a silent heart attack, or medically referred to as…

How to deal with drug abuse in kids?

By Dr. Shahazad Ali , Psychology Kids are exposed to many things in the present world. Advancement in modern world though have great advantages it also has many negative impacts in its way which is undeniable. Children’ start to use alcohol or any other drugs even from their very small age. Drug…

Atrial Fibrillation – How to Know if it s Atrial Fibrillation?

By Dr. ( Maj) J. S Khatri, Cardiology Atrial fibrillation is a disorder which is characterized by rapid and irregular heartbeats which raise the risks of heart failure and stroke. In this disorder, the upper chambers of the heart tend to beat irregularly and out of sync with the lower chambers of…

How Hypertension Worsens Heart Health

By Dr Jatin Soni, General Physician Yes, they are closely related! Hypertension acts a catalyst to worsen the heart health. It is considered a silent killer. Hypertension or High Blood Pressure is a serious medical condition which occurs when the pressure of the blood pumping through your arteries is too strong which…

Benefits and Risks of Coronary Bypass Surgery

By Dr. Vinay Sanghi, Cardiology Coronary bypass surgery is the surgical procedure in which the blood flow of a blocked artery or even a partially blocked artery in your heart is diverted. Since a new pathway to the heart is made, the heart muscles’ blood flow generally improves. This procedure works by…