London: Patients who contract Covid-19 face a higher risk of developing cardiovascular diseases and diabetes, particularly in the three months following infection, according to a new study. Scientists are increasingly recognising Covid-19 as a multi-system condition that can cause disease throughout the body, likely by triggering pathways that cause inflammation. Researchers from the King’s College […]
Hyderabad: India needs to have its own data of heart diseases to amalgamate the same with latest technological tools, which will ultimately help identify people who can potentially develop a heart disease in future, eminent cardiologists said. The Cardiological Society of India (CSI), the apex body of cardiologists, is trying to gather more data on […]
Cambridge: Heart disease risk from saturated fats may depend on what foods they come from – new research By Marinka Steur & Nita Forouhi, MRC Epidemiology Unit at University of Cambridge Cambridge, Nov 30 (AP) Heart disease is a major cause of death worldwide – responsible for some 9 million deaths a year. But it […]
New Delhi: Heart disease knows no age boundaries. Actor Sidharth Shukla’s untimely demise has once again brought to our attention the rising cases of heart attacks among young people. For the unversed, Sidharth died of a massive heart attack on September 2. He was only 40. Prior to Sidharth, in June, Mandira Bedi’s husband and […]
Hyderabad: Modern lifestyle risk factors such as smoking, alcohol, poor physical activity, stress, anxiety, and unhealthy diet increase the risk for coronary heart disease. “Almost 70 to 80 per cent of heart diseases are preventable with regular heart check-ups, early identification of risk factors and modification of risk factors and major lifestyle changes,” pointed out […]
These states particularly have a higher prevalence of non-communicable diseases (NCD) like hypertension, digestive diseases, diabetes, and neurological diseases as compared to the National Average Prevalence Rate of these diseases.