Tag: Heart

Low adherence to statin raises heart disease risks

New York: While statins prevent the risk of death due to heart disease, a new study finds only about six…

Low adherence to statin raises heart disease risks

New York: While statins prevent risk of death due to heart disease, a new study finds only about six per…

Ears can be used for ECG to predict heart rhythm

London: Researchers have developed a novel electrocardiogram (ECG) method that uses signals from the ear to check heart rhythm, making…

New ECG detects heart rhythm by using signals from ear, hand

Washington: A new electrocardiogram (ECG) method has been revealed at EHRA 201, a European Society of Cardiology (ESC) congress. The…

E-cigarettes linked to depression, poor heart

New York: Using e-cigarettes can significantly raise the risk of depression, say researchers, including one of Indian-origin who found that…

Good breakfast, less TV exposure may boost your heart health

London:Want a healthy heart? Turning off the TV, being active and eating an energy-rich breakfast of milk, cheese and cereals…

Gene therapy can help correct heart rhythm disorder

London: A novel gene therapy uses an implanted LED device to reset a racing heart immediately and automatically, paving the…

Eat flaxseed to improve health, reduce obesity

New York: Besides improving your heart health, consuming flaxseeds can also cause changes in the gut microbiota, boost metabolic health…

Apple to celebrate February as ‘Heart Month’

San Francisco: Apple marks February as "Heart Month" during which the company will educate people about their heart health and…

Oolong tea extracts help combat breast cancer: Study

New York: If you are a tea lover then there is good news for you as a team of researchers…

Injecting drugs may up bacterial heart infections: Study

Toronto: People who inject drugs may have a significant increase in the risk of infective endocarditis, a serious infection of…

Maternal vitamin C treatment can cut babies’ risk of heart disease

London: Maternal treatment with vitamin C antioxidant during a complicated pregnancy could protect the baby from developing hypertension and heart…

Heart health guidelines may also reduce diabetes risk: Study

Washington: According to a new study published in Diabetologia, a journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes,…

ECG using AI can help early detection of a heart condition

New York: Applying Artificial Intelligence (AI) to a widely available, inexpensive test can help detect a heart condition that is…

Mothers have higher risk of heart disease, stroke

Washington: Though motherhood is the most divine feeling for every woman, women who have given birth have greater chance of…

Regular flu shots might save heart failure patients

London: Annual flu vaccination is regarded as a safe and low-cost way to improve survival rate among elderly heart failure…

Understanding modifiable risk factors in younger heart patients

Washington: Researchers at American College of Cardiology have stressed on highlighting the importance of ditching cigarettes in younger heart patients.…

Cancer patients undergoing heart procedure at greater risk of complications

Washington: A recent study has found that patients with cancer are more at risk of complications following a heart procedure.…

How turmeric helps heart failure patients

New York: Curcumin -- the active compound in turmeric -- may repair exercise intolerance faced by patients with heart failure,…

Hyderabad: Live heart, lungs transported 29kms in 22 minutes

Hyderabad: An ambulance carrying a pair of live lungs and a heart covered a distance of 29 kilometers in 22…