May 17 is World Hypertension Day.
According to the WHO (World Health Organisation), one in three people world over suffer from high blood pressure*. With India forming a significant part of this statistic, it is time we took
In what could pave the way to personalised treatment of various heart ailments, US researchers have discovered genetic differences in diseased hearts of men and women; even though healthy men and women have similarly structured
People with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are at greater risk of kidney failure if they also suffer from atrial fibrillation - a common form of irregular heart beats in adults, says a study.
The findings by the researchers at the
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis are more likely to suffer from irregular heartbeats and stroke than people without this joint disease, a new study shows. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a disease that leads to inflammation of the
Arthritis sufferers have 40 percent higher risk of developing erratic heartbeat which can trigger heart attacks and death, warn researchers.
The researchers believe the inflammation of joints in arthritis may cause irregular