Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022

heart attack


Want to reduce risk of heart attack, stroke? Eat more fruits

April 08, 2016 5:54 pm

Fruit is a rich source of potassium, dietary fibre, antioxidants and various other potentially active compounds, and contains little sodium or fat and relatively few calories.

Suffer from painful periods? It's related to your heart health

March 30, 2016 1:30 pm

Women suffering from endometriosis — a condition that causes extremely painful periods — are at a higher risk of developing a heart attack.

Popping common painkillers too often? It could be killing you slowly

March 18, 2016 3:14 pm

Popping painkillers can put you at the risk of ulcers, increased blood pressure and heart problems.

Now, a smartphone app can help prevent heart attack

March 11, 2016 1:33 pm

This smartphone app can help people know the warning signs of a heart attack in advance and take corrective measures.

New touchless device to detect heart problems early

January 08, 2016 11:50 am

The device is the first portable system that monitors a patient's blood flow at multiple arterial points simultaneously and without direct contact with the skin.

AFT grants ‘Battle Casualty’ status to Captain who died of cardiac arrest in service

December 18, 2015 1:44 am

Capt Nitin Gautam's death was declared a “Battle Casualty” by his battalion and by a statutory Court of Inquiry approved by the Brigade Commander.

Undertrial dies of ‘heart attack’ in jail, kin allege foul play, demand probe

November 30, 2015 5:32 am

Orai Jailor Murti Singh said, “On Saturday evening, Satyavrat complaint of chest pain. Doctors at the jail referred him to district hospital after examining him. During treatment, Satyavrat died."

‘Silent’ heart attacks: doctors call for more awareness

October 23, 2015 1:05 am

A silent attack is almost symptomless and occurs without any of the chest pain normally associated with a heart attack.

Arthritis patients at high risk of surprise heart attack

May 05, 2015 5:00 pm

People suffering from rheumatoid arthritis are at increased risk of heart disease.

New method spots heart attack in one hour

April 14, 2015 11:55 am

A new strategy called high-sensitivity cardiac troponin T 1-hour algorithm could help physicians treat patients with suspected heart attack faster.