Tag: heart attack

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…

Excessive ‘good’ cholesterol can be life threatening: Study

New York: Contrary to claims that good cholesterol is beneficial to the heart, a new study has showed that very…

E-cigarette users at higher risk of heart attack

Washington: A new study has found that smoking an e-cigarette on a regular basis could double the risk of a…

Faster,Safer Lab score to Diagnose Heart attacks developed

Researchers have developed a simple laboratory score which is safer and faster at diagnosing patients who visit the emergency department…

High bad cholesterol ups death risk even for healthy: Study

New York: People who are young and healthy may still be vulnerable to the risk of premature death from cardiovascular…

Estrogen may help fighting post heart attack depression

Washington: Turns out, estrogen may help in protecting against heart failure-related depression by preventing the production of inflammation-causing chemicals in…

Hyderabad: Man suffers heart attack in theater

Hyderabad: A man suffered a heart attack when he had gone to a theater located at Jedimetla Police Station area.…

Kevin Smith celebrates birthday post-heart-attack

New Delhi: American filmmaker Kevin Smith celebrated his 48th birthday on Thursday. Smith had suffered a massive heart attack in…

Plant-based food may boost your heart health

Toronto: Consuming a plant-based diet that includes nuts, soy, pulses, beans, peas and a little amount of plant sterolsa may…

More pregnant women are having heart attacks: Study

New York: The risk of having a heart attack while pregnant, giving birth, or during two months after delivery, continues…

Heart attack risk on the rise for pregnant women

Washington: Turns out, the risk of having a heart attack while pregnant, giving birth or in the two months after…