26 Nov 2015
Toronto: If you are suffering from ailments related to the heart, make it a point to get up and move every half an hour as researchers have found that patients with heart disease who sit a lot have worse health even if they exercise.
26 Nov 2015
New York: Women with diabetes who are exposed to air pollution for long period may have a much higher risk for heart disease, says a new study.
25 Nov 2015
Beijing: A higher resting heart rate may increase the risk of death, even in people without the usual risk factors for heart disease, a study reveals. A normal resting heart rate for adults ranges from 60 to 100 beats a minute. Generally, a lower heart rate at rest implies more efficient heart function and better cardiovascular fitness.
23 Nov 2015
Hamilton: A Tennessee resident was reunited with her dog that disappeared seven years ago from her old home in Ohio. Mishka was three when she vanished from the backyard of owner Paula Graff's home in Hamilton.
20 Nov 2015
New York: If you work in shifts, you are more prone to heart ailments and diabetes as compared to people who work in regular daytime shifts, says a new study.
17 Nov 2015
Hyderabad: Practo, Asia's largest healthcare booking platform, and Uber, the world's leading ride-hailing technology platform, have announced a global partnership that will make it easier for consumers to reach doctors.
17 Nov 2015
New York: Researchers have discovered the negative impact a high fat diet has on red blood cells and how these cells, in turn, promote the development of cardiovascular disease.
12 Nov 2015
New Delhi: In a recent summit in Bali on tuberculosis, new data reveals that one in four people infected with the infectious disease, might also be suffering from diabetes. The data presented by the Indian initiative Jagran Pehel at the TB and Diabetes Summit in Bali shows that after bi-directional screening of more than 50,000 people for TB and diabetes in 10 districts from the states of Bihar, Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh found that one in four people infected with TB also tested positive for diabetes.
19 Nov 2015
New Delhi: India is undecided on whether External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will participate at the 'Heart of Asia' conference for which host Pakistan has invited her, it was officially said here today.
14 Nov 2015
Los Angeles: Drinking a mix of apple cider vinegar and water before eating helps in increasing the sensitivity to insulin and reducing the spike in blood sugar in those with pre-diabetes as well as type 2 diabetes while drinking green tea can calm chronic inflammation that increases the risk of heart attacks, says an expert.