heart diseases

Heart Attack – How To Avoid It?

By Dr. 7 Orange Hospital, Multi Speciality 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…

Can Having High Blood Pressure Cause Heart Attack?

By Dr. Gaurav Tripathi, Cardiology Today 1 out of 3 people are suffering from high blood pressure problem. It proves to be a “silent murderer” that slowly damages your body from the inside before the symptoms are witnessed. A blood pressure reading less than 120 over 80 is considered normal and 140-159…

Common Indications Of Heart Disease!

By Dr. Javed Parvez, 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) diseases…

Prevention Of Heart Diseases!

By Dr. Rajiv Bajaj, Cardiology Prevention of heart disease is quite simple. All your present confusion is due to poor understanding of simple biology. You can keep our heart and body healthy quite easily. The single rule of healthy long life can be stated in one short sentence, and you will find…

Hypertension – How It Affects Our Heart?

By Dr. Sridhar Billa, 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…

Congenital Heart Disease: Symptoms And Treatment

By Dr. Viveka Kumar, Cardiology, Congenital heart disease is a severe heart condition or a defect which develops while the baby is still in the mother’s womb. This might take a few forms such as incomplete formation of the baby’s heart valves or holes in the heart’s chambers. Each of these heart…

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)…

Your Heart and Secret of Ayurveda!

By Dr. Vinod Pandey, Ayurveda The heart is a vital organ within the body and without it functioning properly; the other organs will not be able to function at all. However, the modern lifestyle and diet puts a lot of stress on this organ and it is imperative that you take…

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…