07 Apr 2016
London: A fruit a day can keep heart diseases at bay, a new study has found, adding that people who eat fresh fruit regularly are less prone to a heart attack or stroke than people who rarely eat fresh fruit.
26 Mar 2016
Washington: Patients suffering the most severe type of heart attack have become younger, obese and more likely to have preventable risk factors such as smoking, high blood pressure and diabetes, researchers including one of Indian-origin have found.
02 Mar 2016
Washington: Drinking just one cup of tea a day may lower your risk of heart attack and stroke, a new study has claimed.
20 Jan 2016
Toronto: People living on the upper floors of high-rise buildings may have a lower chance of surviving a cardiac arrest, a new study has claimed.
07 Dec 2015
London: There is a growing threat of a drone Mattack on the UK's passenger jets that are being put at risk on a weekly basis, a counter-terrorism adviser has warned.
12 Feb 2016
London: A high-cholesterol diet and eating eggs will not increase risk of heart attack, not even in persons inclined genetically, reveals a new study.
09 Nov 2015
New York: People with heart disease can face an increase risk of a serious heart attack on poor air quality days, a new study warns. There is a strong association between bad air quality days -- those with a threshold above 25 micrograms of fine particulate matter per cubic metre of air -- with a greater risk of STEMIs, the most dangerous type of heart attack, the study said.
17 Oct 2015
London: Infectious diseases such as typhoid, measles, chicken pox, bronchitis, tuberculosis and dengue in childhood can increase risk of getting a heart attack in adulthood, suggests new research.
21 May 2015
New York: People with obesity and bad cholesterol levels are more likely to die from cardiovascular disease than people who do not suffer from it, says a study.
16 Jun 2015
London: When it comes to health of your heart, a bad night's sleep could be as bad as smoking. Researchers have found that sleep disturbances may double the risk of heart attack and stroke in men.