Emily Sohn , The Washington Post, May 04, 2016 17:12 IST
About 7 percent of kids between the ages of 3 and 18 have elevated blood pressure, also called hypertension or pre-hypertension.
IANS , April 29, 2016 17:35 IST
Those who ate 100 g of chocolate a day -- equivalent to a bar -- had reduced insulin resistance and improved liver enzymes.
IANS , April 27, 2016 11:43 IST
Rotating night shifts may slightly increase a woman's risk of heart disease, said a new study, published in the US journal JAMA.
Press Trust Of India , April 20, 2016 13:13 IST
Loneliness has already been linked to a compromised immune system, high blood pressure, and ultimately, premature death.
Press Trust Of India , April 18, 2016 13:55 IST
The condition involves either blockage or opening of the heart valve.
AFP , April 13, 2016 12:32 IST
Replacing animal fat in the human diet with vegetable oil does not seem to lower heart disease risk, and might even boost it, according to a new study that challenges a cornerstone ...
IANS , April 08, 2016 17:17 IST
The fluctuations of your heartbeat may affect your wisdom, finds an interesting study suggesting that the heart rate variation and thinking process work together to enable wise reasoning.
IANS , April 05, 2016 11:47 IST
Depression is a known risk factor for cardiovascular disease. However, a team of US researchers has found that...
Reuters , April 05, 2016 11:38 IST
Climate change can be expected to boost the number of annual premature U.S. deaths from heat waves in coming decades and to increase mental health problems.
IANS , April 04, 2016 14:41 IST
The consumption of a paleolithic-type diet by obese women can help them lose weight and lower their future risk of diabetes and heart disease, says a new research.
AFP , April 04, 2016 12:56 IST
Older men with clogged arteries who took testosterone therapy seemed to have a lower risk of heart attacks than men who did not, revealed a study.
IANS , April 02, 2016 14:20 IST
Obesity not only increases the risk of heart failure, but increased belly fat, combined with an ageing population, can also lead to a significant increase in the risk of heart failure.
NDTV Food , March 16, 2016 12:00 IST
Here are 7 home remedies for low blood pressure, since your diet plays a crucial role in maintaining your blood pressure.
IANS , March 15, 2016 13:42 IST
Yoga may improve quality of life in patients suffering from abnormal heart rhythm because it gives them a method to gain some self control over their symptoms instead of feeling helpless, says ...
IANS , March 07, 2016 16:33 IST
Every year, 47 percent of the women and 38 percent of the men die from heart disorders, the findings revealed.
NDTV Food , March 05, 2016 13:32 IST
Adding yoghurt to an otherwise healthy diet seems to reduce the long-term risk of high blood pressure in women.
Sarah Vander Schaaff , Special to The Washington Post, February 23, 2016 15:00 IST
Long QT syndrome is an electrical problem in the heart. The name comes from an electrocardiogram reading that shows the time it takes for the heart to contract and recover
David Brown , Special to The Washington Post, February 23, 2016 14:21 IST
What's surprising is that the best strategy is to work it harder, not go easy on it. The ceaselessly pumping organ is happiest if you test its limits in a controlled fashion ...
IANS , February 19, 2016 13:30 IST
The research was presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2016 held in US.
IANS , February 17, 2016 16:45 IST
But the best antidote for blood pressure is weight management. If you are on the plump side, you are almost sending a written invitation to BP.