Heart problems

Effects Of Blood Pressure Changes On Heart Health!

By Dr. Chintan B. Patel, General Physician Yes, they are closely related! Hypertension acts as a catalyst to worsen 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…

Tips To Prepare For Open Heart Surgery!

By Manipal Hospitals, Jaipur, Orthopaedics 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 blood, the surgeon…

Pulmonary Vein Isolation – Know Procedure of It!

By Dr. Anand N Yannawar, Pulmonology Pulmonary Vein Isolation is a process to stop arrhythmias in the heart which cause rhythmic heart problems. The Pulmonary Vein Isolation process involves the removal of cardiac tissue. It is a type of Cardiac Ablation that helps reduce the signs and symptoms of Atrial Fibrillation. Pulmonary…

Rheumatoid Arthritis – Know Complications Associated With It?

By Dr. Bharat Singh, Rheumatology 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…

Causes and Complications of Rheumatoid Arthritis!

By Dr. Shivendra Srivastava, 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 – 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…