Heart risk

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…

10 Tips to Keep Heart Healthy After 60

By Dr. Bharat B. Kukreti , Cardiology Even though you may not want to admit it, it is a fact that once you pass the age of 60, your risk of cardiovascular diseases significantly increases. Moreover, it is also a fact that one in three deaths from cardiovascular deaths are preventable. This incredible…

How to Prevent Heartburn

By Dr Aruna Sud , General Physician The burning sensation in your chest might be caused due to indigestion perpetuated by acid reflux (acids secreted in the stomach agitates the lining of the food pipe) travelling up to the oesophagus (food pipe). This uncomfortable sensation is called heartburn. Here are some easy…