Heart

Heart Disease: Myth vs. Fact

By Dr Sunil Beniwal , 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…

Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest: Know Its Emergency Treatment!!

By Ace Heart & Vascular Institute , 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,…

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…

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

By Dr. ( Maj) J. S Khatri, 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…

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…