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This novel method can predict fatal heart disease | fitness

This novel method can predict fatal heart disease | fitness

A novel method called stress cardiac MRI can not only diagnose heart disease, but can also predict which cases are potentially fatal, suggests a new research. The study showed that predicting mortality is a key requirement for the technology to be more widely used. In addition, results suggest cardiac magnetic ...

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What the heart knows | Lifestyle News, The Indian Express

illustration: Suvajit Dey Books: Heart: A HistoryAuthor: Sandeep JauharPublication: Penguin VikingPages: 288Price: 599 Did Christ die of cardiac ‘tamponade’ when a Roman soldier’s lance pierced his heart and blood poured into the pericardial sac to compress it? Is the heart the seat of emotions or their victim? Who are the ...

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An egg a day might reduce risk of heart disease | fitness

An egg a day might reduce risk of heart disease | fitness

A new study conducted in China finds that eating an egg a day may lower risk of cardiovascular disease. The study found that daily egg eaters had an 18% lower risk of dying from cardiovascular disease, reported CNN. The research was published Monday in the journal Heart. Earlier doctors would ...

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Here comes ‘stair snacking’ to improve heart health | fitness

For people who find it difficult to take out extra time for physical activity after a hectic schedule, exercise just got simpler and harder to avoid. Researchers have shown that a few minutes of stair climbing called the ‘stair snacking’ approach, at short intervals between work, can improve cardiovascular health. ...

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Lack of sleep can lead to heart problems: Study

Those who slept fitfully or moved a bit also can have more accumulations of plaque as compared to those  who slept soundly. (Source: File Photo) While it is very important to sleep, a new study, published in Journal of the American College of Cardiology, has revealed that sleeping less than six ...

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Personal income may increase risk of heart disease and death: Study

The personal income of a person is expected to affect their heart’s health. (Source: Thinkstock Image) While, having an unstable income can easily turn into a stressor, falling into the volatility of personal income could translate into the risk of having serious heart disease or even cause death, according to ...

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The body clock also known as circadian clock may benefit women’s heart health | health

Did you know that a woman’s ‘body clock’ benefits her heart health? A new research suggests that a gene that governs the body’s circadian clock acts differently in males as compared to females and may protect females from heart disease. The study is the first of its kind to analyse ...

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Kindness can help heart patients recover from emotional trauma | health

Heart attack patients can suffer substantial emotional trauma after treatment, and showing kindness may help them find their way back to emotional well-being, a study has found. The emotional whiplash can range from phobia about moving in case their heart rate rises, to difficulty accepting a new identity as someone ...

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Moderate drinking beneficial for heart failure patients: Study

The study is one of the firsts to analyse the effect of drinking post a heart failure diagnosis. (Source: File Photo) Moderate drinking, a new study suggests, can help those suffering from heart failure live longer. The study, published in JAMA Network Open, and as quoted by a report in ...

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People with slim hips may have higher risk of diabetes, heart attacks | fitness

People who are less likely to put on excess fat around their hips due to their genes are at higher risk of type 2 diabetes and heart attacks, according to a study. While it has long been recognised that an ‘apple-shaped’ body is associated with an increased risk of diabetes ...

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