In an interview with HCP LiveCandice Lee, MD, McGinnis Thoracic & Cardiovascular Associates, Allegheny General Hospital, discusses the challenges of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) care and treatment options for patients diagnosed with this rare condition. Lee, a cardiac surgeon, is an expert in pulmonary thromboendarterectomy (PTE) surgery, potentially theRead More →

According to a new study published in Circulation Research, children whose genetic makeup predicts high blood pressure in adulthood are more likely to survive surgery to repair a congenital heart defect. The findings could help inform treatment strategies and improve outcomes for children undergoing congenital heart defect repair procedures, saidRead More →

The risk of heart disease increases at a younger age in nearly 600,000 American adults with serious mental illnesses according to a study published in Journal of the American Heart Association open-access, peer-reviewed journal of the American Heart Association. “Previous research has indicated that people diagnosed with serious mental illnessRead More →

Amid the ongoing invasion of Ukraine, the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) said it has suspended memberships in the Russian Society of Cardiology and the Belarusian Society of Cardiologists. And cardiologists from Russia or Belarus are banned from any ESC event. High-sensitivity troponin I jumps after heart surgery must beRead More →

Upper respiratory tract infections trigger heart disease Influenza infections, especially effective in winter and spring, trigger heart attacks and other heart diseases as well as pneumonia and lung infections. Professor Hamza Duygu, head of the department of cardiology at the Near East University Hospital, made the recommendations, noting that thereRead More →

Posted on Jan 01, 2022 | Author Dr Tasaduk Hussain Itoo Mental health is a crucial part of a person’s overall health, comprising a person’s emotional, psychological and social well-being. Basically it involves the way we think, feel and act. Any negative alteration in these aspects can interfere with theRead More →

NNA | Update: December 30, 2021 1:53 p.m. STI Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], Dec 30 (ANI/NewsView): Coimbatore’s best multi-specialty hospital – KMC (Kumaran Medical Center) focuses on building a healthy society with its exemplary medical services.In this framework, Cardiology specialists – Dr. A. Eswaran MD., DNB (Cardio), FSCAI and Dr.Read More →

Posted on Dec 14 2021 | Author Dr Tasaduk Hussain Itoo Heart disease includes a range of conditions that affect the heart such as – coronary artery disease (disease of the blood vessels of the heart), cardiac arrhythmias (problems with the rhythm of the heart), congenital heart disease (innate heartRead More →

Lifestyle change and stress contribute to the increase of heart disease and diabetes, even among young people, according to KSSAdananda, medical superintendent, Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Science and Research. Speaking after he opened a heart control camp for reporters here on Saturday, he said work-related stress and lack of exerciseRead More →

By American Heart Association News, Health Day reporter (Health day) WEDNESDAY, Nov. 24, 2021 (American Heart Association News) – On a day of exaggerated and gender-revealing parties, Traci Poore was different. She and her first husband didn’t want to know if they were going to have a boy or aRead More →

Posted 24 October 2021 Nutrition experts have warned Nigerians against the practice of reusing vegetable oil while cooking, noting that it has a serious negative impact on health. According to experts, the reuse of vegetable oil – a common practice in homes and also among street vendors – contributes toRead More →

image: Overview of the main results of the study. The results illustrate a significantly increased risk of maternal and neonatal complications as well as a significantly increased risk of recurrence of congenital heart disease in children of mothers with congenital heart disease. seen Following Credit: European Heart Journal According toRead More →

Seniors without heart disease should not take low-dose aspirin daily to prevent a first heart attack or stroke, a group influencing health guidelines said in an updated preliminary advisory released Tuesday. The bleeding risks for adults in their 60s and older who haven’t had a heart attack or stroke outweighRead More →

health conference: with Dr Johannes Marisa Last Wednesday was World Heart Day where the global community paid attention to heart disease and the range of associated health issues. The day is commemorated to promote different preventive steps and lifestyle changes to avoid cardiovascular disease, such as heart attack, stroke, heartRead More →

ways to prevent heart disease “Cardiovascular disease is recognized today as the leading cause of death. We have several options to reduce this risk. If you pay attention to these 7 points, your heart health can be excellent, ”said the Cardiology Specialist Assoc of Istanbul Okan University Hospital. Dr SühaRead More →

Hyderabad: Modern lifestyle risk factors such as smoking, alcohol, poor physical activity, stress, anxiety, and poor diet increase the risk of coronary artery disease. “Nearly 70 to 80% of heart disease is preventable through regular heart examinations, early identification of risk factors and modification of risk factors and major lifestyleRead More →

A type of heart disorder that affects the heart or blood vessels. Sometimes the term “heart disease” is also used as a similar name for coronary artery disease. The most common heart disease is coronary artery disease in which the coronary arteries narrow or become blocked, it can lead toRead More →

A recent study found that adding millet to your daily diet may reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke. The health-boosting properties of millets are great for heart health, and here’s everything you need to know about millets. The study Eating millets can lower total cholesterol, triacylglycerols (commonly knownRead More →

Drugs to control cholesterol (statins) should be continued, according to the ICMR. Are patients with heart disease, diabetes, or high blood pressure at increased risk for coronavirus infection? No, people with high blood pressure, diabetes, or heart disease are no more likely to get the infection than anyone else. AmongRead More →

More than 90% of babies born with heart defects survive to adulthood. As a result, there are now more adults living with congenital heart disease than children. These adults suffer from a chronic illness that lasts a lifetime and the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) has published advice on howRead More →

© iStock/wildpixel Health Europa presents recent research on the long-term effects of congenital heart defects on infants and their mothers. Congenital heart defects – which include Ebstein’s anomaly, aortic valve stenosis and tricuspid atresia – are the most common birth conditions and affect around 1% of all newborn babies. Fortunately,Read More →

February is American Heart Month. Implemented speak National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, American Heart Month is designed to raise awareness of heart issues and encourage everyone to adopt heart-healthy behaviors, such as healthy eating, blood pressure and cholesterol control, and exercise. Alexander (Sacha) Opotowskyassociate professor at Harvard Medical SchoolRead More →

Not too long ago, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight number one contender Dan Hardy spoke of hanging up the gloves at the end of his 2013 fight campaign. See why here. Now that he’s been diagnosed with Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome (also known as “Wolf Heart”), a condition that brought himRead More →