Heart problems

Arthritis – Know Complications Of It!

By Dr. Neelabh, Orthopaedics Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition characterized by inflammation of the joints. It also affects other organs of your body such as lungs, eyes, heart and skin. It occurs when your immune system attacks the tissues in your body. Following are the causes and complications of rheumatoid arthritis:…

What Is Rheumatoid Arthritis And What Are Its Causes?

By Dr. Atul Mishra,Orthopaedics Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition characterized by inflammation of the joints. It also affects other organs of your body such as lungs, eyes, heart and skin. It occurs when your immune system attacks the tissues in your body. Following are the causes and complications of rheumatoid…

Ischemic Heart Disease: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

By Dr. Birinder Singh Thind, 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…

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

By Dr. Birinder Singh Thind, 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 the heart.…

How To Prepare Yourself For A Open-Heart Surgery?

By Dr. Amar Nath Shaw, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, Open Heart Surgery is the best treatment option when it comes to treating coronary heart disease. During the operation a device that mimics the function of the heart and the lungs is used as a substitute of both these organs. When this machine pumps…

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)…

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)…