Heart Health

Pain After Cardiac Surgery? Ways To Deal With It!

By Dr. K J Choudhury , Pain Management Medications need to be administered to get one moving after a cardiac surgery. Experiencing pain in the shoulder areas and chest is very common after such a surgery. One of the severe conditions that affect people at this stage is angina (acute pain due to…

Possible Heart Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

  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)…

Crohn’s Disease and Heart Health: What’s the Connection?

By Dr. Neeraj Gupta , 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…

Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest: Emergency Treatment!

By Dr. Skand Kumar Trivedi , 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, ventricular fibrillation is…

Lifestyle Changes for Heart Attack Prevention

By Ace Heart & Vascular Institute , 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.…

Keep Your Heart Healthy With These Ayurvedic Tips!

By Dr. Sowmya M Nair , 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…

Debunking Myths About Heart Health – Know The Facts!

By Dr Jitesh Arora , Cardiology When it comes to the heart, we often accept myths. We might often get agitated by pain in the chest, mistaking it for a symptom of heart attack. In many cases, the usually accepted symptoms we try to recognize heart problems might be very…

Coronary Bypass Surgery – Know Its Risks And Benefits!!

By Ace Heart & Vascular Institute , 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…

Heart Attack – Did You Know These Symptoms?

By Dr Kewal Krishan , 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…