heart disease risk

Ischemic Heart Disease: What You Need To Do For Prevention?

By Dr. Rajiv Kumar Srivastava, 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 of the…

Most Common Heart Diseases & Their Signs!

By, Mp Heart Clinic, 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: Cardiovascular (atherosclerotic)…

Silent Heart Attack: What Are The Causes?

By Dr. Bharti, 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…

The Disappearing Heart Stent (Bio-resorbable Scaffold)!

By Ace Heart & Vascular Institute, Cardiology What is a Heart Stent?  Heart stents are used to treat blockages in the coronary arteries that supply the heart with blood. A total blockage in a coronary artery would lead to a heart attack, and if not treated rapidly can lead to death…

6 Possible Heart Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

]By Dr. Saurabh Juneja, 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: Cardiovascular (atherosclerotic)…

Warning Signs and Symptoms of Heart Diseases!!

  By Dr. Anil Dhall, 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: Cardiovascular (atherosclerotic)…

Heart Disease – Know Its Warning Signs!!

By Dr. Viveka Kumar, 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: Cardiovascular…

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,…

Night shifts connected with increased heart disease risk: says Study

Changing night shifts may somewhat increase the risk of heart diseases in women, according to a new study. The study, published in the US journal JAMA, revealed that women who have been working for the past 10 years or more in changing night shifts develop 15 to 18 percent increased…

Vegetable fat might increase heart disease risk: says study

If you replace animal fat with vegetable oil with a view to lower the risk of heart disease, you may be doing it wrong. A new study, published on Wednesday, finds a connection between vegetable fat and increased heart disease risk. The study defies a cornerstone of dietary opinion. Switching…