Chandigarh, June 30 (IANS): The Advanced Cardiac Center at the Postgraduate Institute for Medical Education and Research performed a rare, high-risk operation on a 90-year-old man, the first in the institute’s history. A team of doctors under the leadership of Yash Paul Sharma performed the very complex and life-savingRead More →

Each 39 mg/dL reduction in serum LDL (low-density lipoprotein, commonly called bad cholesterol), maintained over a five-year period, reduces the risk of death from cardiovascular disease by 20%. The Lipid Association of India, a team of physicians in the field of cardiovascular medicine, internal medicine and pharmacology, recommends that screeningRead More →

Accelerate research and development of software that uses mammograms to identify potential cardiovascular issues New Zealand-based Volpara Health Technologies has announced a new research and development collaboration with Microsoft to accelerate the creation of a product that detects and quantifies mammary arterial calcifications (BACs). The product will build on Volpara’sRead More →

Single-nucleus RNA sequencing in a newborn pig model showed increased cell cycle activity and proliferation in cardiomyocytes, which helped remuscularize the left ventricle after an experimental heart attack. Single-nucleus RNA sequencing in a newborn pig model showed increased cell cycle activity and proliferation in cardiomyocytes, which helped remuscularize the leftRead More →

A research team was able to describe the process underlying the contribution of a certain protein in blood vessel cells to the development of vascular and cardiovascular diseases. Researchers discover a new way to treat cardiovascular disease. Vascular and cardiovascular diseases are strongly influenced by a particular protein present inRead More →

Doctors at Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar Memoria Hospital performed a rare and extremely complex heart operation on a 23-year-old woman who suffered from both blood-related heart disease and rare heart disease. Doctors from the Cardiac, Thoracic and Vascular Surgery Department operated on the unidentified patient who was a sickle cell patientRead More →

During our elementary school years, my brother, Paul, and I took a variety of summer classes—art, tennis, swimming, and horseback riding—and lessons at the local museum. A nearby public swimming pool and a small park and its tadpole-laden creek were within walking distance of the house. I enjoyed our staysRead More →

DECISIVE MARKETS INSIGHTS has released the latest market research report on the global market. This market report includes a comprehensive market analysis of the untapped opportunities that have emerged due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Moreover, it provides key insights into the creative strategies implemented by major industry players amid theRead More →

A 16-month-old toddler is desperate for a transplant after battling cardiac arrest and open-heart surgery. Terry Archbold and his wife Cheryl first thought their daughter Beatrix might have contracted covid-19 when she lost her appetite and became lethargic. The family, from Burnopfield, County Durham, had just returned from a tripRead More →

Kyleigh, who lives near Johannesburg, South Africa, enjoyed her first trip to Boston. Kyleigh Kista underwent three open-heart surgeries in the first 18 months of her life. But instead of progressing, her health was rapidly deteriorating when she reached the age of 3. Her doctors said there was nothing elseRead More →

INTERMITTENT fasting is an increasingly popular weight-loss strategy. Beyond weight loss, however, the diet has promising benefits that may reduce the risk of developing certain lifestyle-related chronic diseases. In this honest nutrition article, we explain everything you need to know about intermittent fasting and whether it’s worth it. Intermittent fastingRead More →

Gerald (third from left) at an event to announce support for his foundation Former Ghanaian-born Germany international Gerald Asamoah has embarked on a project to provide adequate healthcare to children with congenital heart conditions. The Gerald Asamoah Foundation for Children with Heart Disease, in partnership with German nonprofit Kinderherzen, visitedRead More →

Former Ghanaian-born Germany international Gerald Asamoah has embarked on a project to provide adequate healthcare to children with congenital heart conditions. The Gerald Asamoah Foundation for Children with Heart Disease, in partnership with German nonprofit Kinderherzen, visited the National Cardiothoracic Center in Ghana to engage stakeholders on how they couldRead More →

With the death of KK singer from cardiac arrest that has left the country in shock, top experts have warned of India’s susceptibility to heart disease which is 2-3 times higher in percentage compared to to Western countries. Singer and songwriter Krishnakumar Kunnath, known by his stage name KK, diedRead More →