Tag: heart attack

Anti-inflammatory drugs may put you at heart attack risk

New York: If you have been hit by the winter cold and are thinking about taking medicines that relieve your…

Staying fit may reduce risk of heart attack: Study

Washington: According to a recent study, poor cardio respiratory fitness could increase the risk of a future heart attack, even…

Maulana Tariq Jameel suffers heart attack

KARACHI: Renowned religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel was admitted to a private hospital in Lahore after he suffered a heart…

Why bereavement can lead to a ‘broken heart’

London: While loss of a loved one or breakdown of a relationship is often linked to a "broken heart", not…

Heart attack, stroke may predict cancer risk

New York: Heart attack or stroke may be an early sign of cancers, especially in older adults, say researchers. The…

Girl dies after stalker sets her on fire, mother suffers a heart attack

NEW DELHI: An 18-year-old woman was allegedly set on fire by her stalker for rejecting his proposal, following which she…

‘Mortality due to heart diseases increases by 50% in winter’

New Delhi: Various studies have shown that the number of heart attacks and related deaths are higher in winter months.…

Adult hearts lack stem cells: Study

London: Heart stem cells that might repair the heart muscle after a heart attack do not exist in adults, say…

Teen football player looses father seated in audience during match

Riyadh: In an unfortunate tragedy, a father passed away suffering from a heart attack in the midst of his son’s…

C K Jaffer Shareif: Gandhi family’s loyalist from Karnataka, passes at 85

Bengaluru: Karnataka’s Congress leader C K Jaffer Sharief who passed away on Sunday at the age of 85 had joined…

Coronary calcium level can predict coronary heart disease risk better

Washington: According to a recent study, testing a patient's coronary calcium levels is a better predictor of blocked coronary arteries…

Smoking, diabetes & hypertension spike heart attack risk in women

London: Although men are at greater risk of heart attack than women, unhealthy lifestyles such as smoking, besides diabetes and…

Can fermented dairy products protect against heart attacks?

Washington: Eating plenty of fermented dairy products - including cheese, yoghurt, sour milk - could protect you against heart attacks,…

Air pollution, noise putting you at risk of cardiovascular diseases

Washington: Air pollution, clubbed with transportation noise, increases the risk for cardiovascular diseases and diabetes, finds a study. These are…

Newly appointed AAP Lok Sabha in-charge suffers heart attack

New Delhi: The recently appointed AAP West Delhi Lok Sabha in-charge Rajpal Solanki was admitted to a hospital here after…

Mumbai-bound flight diverted to Patna as passenger suffers heart attack mid-air

Patna : A Mumbai-bound flight from Bagdogra was diverted to Patna airport on Friday following a medical emergency. The Indigo…

Aspirin doesn’t reduce heart attack risk: Australian study

Canberra: Australia's largest clinical trial has concluded that taking a daily dose of aspirin does not reduce the chance of…

Are sepsis patients at higher risk of stroke?

Washington: Patients with sepsis face higher risk of strokes and heart attacks in the first four weeks after hospital discharge,…

New blood test to screen for secondary heart attack?

Washington: Researchers are developing a new blood test which could screen if a person is at risk of a secondary…

Anaemia drug could help recovery after a heart attack: Study

London: Drugs currently undergoing development to treat anaemia -- lack of blood -- could be repurposed to help prevent people…