02 Dec 2014
New York: A large-scale study involving 40,000 patients from 17 centres around the world has found that diabetic patients with even mild coronary artery disease face the risk of a heart attack.
17 Nov 2014
New York: Asthma patients need to take extra care of their heart as researchers have found that the affliction, which requires daily medication, may raise the risk of a heart attack by 60 percent.
20 Oct 2014
Washington: Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have found that stopping the body's immune system from killing brain cells can reduce the brain damage caused by head injuries.
20 Oct 2014
London: Women are at a higher risk of developing anxiety and depression after a heart attack than men, new research shows.
22 Oct 2014
London : Flu vaccines may hold the key to developing a new vaccine against the deadly heart disease,scientists have found.Flu vaccines are known to have a protective effect against heart disease, reducing the risk of a heart attack.
04 Sep 2014
Toronto: A protein that increases levels of LDL (low-density lipoprotein) cholesterol, also referred to as ‘bad’ cholesterol, in the bloodstream is associated with heart attacks, says a study.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Acid attack victim Laxmi will walk the ramp at the third edition of India Runway Week (IRW) in New Delhi on Friday. Laxmi, who has been selected for the prestigious International Women of Courage Award, will walk as a showstopper on the first day for designer Dolly J.
23 Sep 2014
London: If the very thought of heart attacks makes you squirm, making a few amends in your lifestyle can help you breathe easy.
19 Aug 2014
New York: Friendly neighbours may be good for your heart. Researchers have found that bonding well with your neighbours might extend social support network which is linked to lower cardiovascular disease risk.
25 Sep 2014
Washington: A genetic mutation, predominantly found in people of East Asian descent, leads to an increased risk of heart disease and poorer prognosis after a heart attack, scientists say.