Heart Health

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…

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.…

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:…

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…