The Chronicle Thandeka Moyo-Ndlovu, Senior Health Reporter BRAVE Little Hearts, an organization that cares for children born with heart conditions in Zimbabwe, has called on parliament to address the challenges faced by those affected as they struggle to access health services. Statistics show that one in 100 births is aRead More →

BY HARRIET CHIKANDIWAPARLIAMENT was implored yesterday to pass legislation that tackles the plight of children with heart disease. Brave Little Heart Executive Director Tendai Moyo presented a petition during her appearance before the Parliamentary Health Portfolio Committee led by Tapera Saizi. Moyo advocated with the committee to compel the government,Read More →

Virtual healthcare was adopted more widely during the COVID-19 pandemic, with many people accessing healthcare providers remotely. However, easy and convenient access to technology means some people may choose to bypass healthcare and see Dr. Google directly, with online self-diagnosis. Here’s a common scenario: imagine someone sitting at home, whenRead More →

Symptoms of six common cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) — acute coronary syndromesheart failure, valve disorders, stroke, arrhythmias and peripheral vascular disease – often overlap and can vary over time and by sex, notes the American Heart Association (AHA) in a new scientific statement. “Symptoms of these cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) can profoundlyRead More →

Qatar Charity (QC) organized a week-long medical camp in Bangladesh to provide essential treatment to nearly 90 children suffering from congenital heart diseases. The medical camp, which runs from August 13-21, features a pediatric cardiology expert and catheter interventional procedures consultant from the University of Texas, USA. The camp alsoRead More →

Summary and introduction Summary Background: Intraoperative glycemic variability is associated with increased risks of mortality and morbidity and an increased incidence of hyperglycemia after cardiac surgery. As a result, clinicians tend to use tight blood glucose control to maintain perioperative blood glucose levels and therefore the need to develop aRead More →

Memorial Healthcare System received the 2022 U.S. Essential Hospitals Gage Award for its “Keep Your Move in the Tube” program. “Initiating rehabilitation earlier in a patient’s recovery during their hospital stay and further personalizing it for each individual patient has shown a huge positive impact on patients‘ lives and anRead More →

The well-being oi-Shivangi Karn In groundbreaking new research, scientists will rewrite DNA to create the world’s first cure for genetic heart disease, at a “watershed moment” for cardiovascular medicine. The world renowned scientists from UK, USA and Singapore have collaborated in this CureHeart project to design a jab for heartRead More →

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–A BODYthe world’s first Physiology-as-a-Service platform, today announced the signing of a collaboration agreement with the German Heart Center Berlin (DHZB), a leading medical research institute specializing in cardiovascular disease. This agreement covers the development of a suite of innovative solutions that will facilitate the diagnosis and treatment ofRead More →

Ken Mehrtens, 80, underwent open-heart surgery 21 years ago to repair a leaking mitral valve. When doctors determined last year that the same valve was leaking again, allowing blood to flow back into his heart, the last thing the Grafton resident wanted was another round of invasive surgery. “I wasn’tRead More →

I fear that the long COVID will be our next pandemic (“Long COVID to affect 500,000”, July 24). Alas, there is no diagnostic test and no cure. The worst thing sick people can do is stand in line at the clinic. My common sense suggests that a healthy lifestyle andRead More →

Villarreal presents Borussia Dortmund with a signed shirt in a heartwarming show of solidarity with Sebastien Haller following his shock testicular tumor diagnosis earlier this week ahead of a 2-0 pre-season friendly win Villarreal players offered Borussia Dortmund a signed Sébastien Haller shirt The Spanish team presented the shirt aheadRead More →

– Advertising – London- Patients who contract Covid-19 are at higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease and diabetes, especially within three months of infection, according to a new study. Scientists are increasingly recognizing Covid-19 as a multisystem disease that can cause disease throughout the body, likely by triggering pathways thatRead More →

London: Patients who contract Covid-19 are at higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease and diabetes, especially within three months of infection, according to a new study. Scientists are increasingly recognizing Covid-19 as a multisystem disease that can cause disease throughout the body, likely by triggering pathways that cause inflammation. ResearchersRead More →

Alder Hey Innovation is developing a bespoke home heart monitoring program – “Little Hearts at Home” – to be implemented across the North West Congenital Heart Disease Network. Sponsored by The “Little Hearts at Home” remote monitoring solution will allow newborns and infants with serious congenital heart defects to receiveRead More →

In a retrospective clinical trial in the Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery, researchers examined regional anesthesia techniques for managing perioperative pain in patients undergoing coronary bypass surgery. The researchers concluded that the most effective technique appeared to be the double injection of the flat erector spinal block. The team therefore suggestedRead More →

On Tuesday, July 12, the ABC reported on Winston, the five-year-old Bendigo boy who needs open-heart surgery but whose surgery has been canceled “eight times.” Cristean Tilkeridis, Winston’s father, is “emotionally overwhelmed”. “I’m completely overwhelmed, and it’s nine postponed surgeries, not eight, as the ABC reports,” Mr. Tilkeridis told NeosRead More →

ISLAMABAD: Maroof International Hospital successfully performed its first pediatric cardiothoracic surgery on a six-month-old child. The child had a hole in the septum that separates the two lower chambers of the heart, also known as a ventricular septal defect, Maroof Hospital spokeswoman Rubina Afzal said in an interview with theRead More →

Life-saving heart surgery for children is being scrapped at the last moment, causing desperate families agony as Victoria’s health system introduces tough new Covid rules that halt some operations. Little Esmee-Rose Gregory, 3, has been waiting for life-changing open-heart surgery since December, but her surgery has been canceled five times.Read More →

Although many people born with congenital heart defects develop resilience and have a high quality of life, they may face a variety of health-related psychological and social challenges throughout their lives. According to a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association published today in Circulation: quality and cardiovascular results.Read More →

posted on Jul 10, 2022 | Author DR. ZUBAIR RASHID May 31, 2022. A melodious evening in the City of Joy. Seemingly healthy Krishnakumar Kunnath (KK) got fans singing at the Nazrul Mancha auditorium. He had complained of some discomfort during the performance but continued with the show. Nobody knewRead More →

‘Cocktail syndrome’ isn’t a phrase you might associate with a medically compromised child, but it was the words spoken by Brisbane couple Stacey and Mark Touma during their difficult journey to diagnose their son Alex. “We started doing Google searches. We were told that was what Alex had and weRead More →

The surgery is so much less traumatic and the recovery quicker than 20 years ago, but it should not – as with those solemn wedding vows – “be taken lightly”. Timing is everything, especially for those who are only moderately bothered by anything that needs fixing. Replacement of the constrictedRead More →

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 →