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Nov 08, 2017
Scientists develop a new sensor-based technique to identify bacteria that causes throat infectionsThroat infections caused by the S. pyogenes bacteria may damage human heart valves resulting in a severe form of rheumatic heart disease, if left untreated.
May 26, 2017
Watch: Where all of Mumbai’s medical waste goesArray
May 21, 2017
New health tablet can help patients with heart failure diseasesA novel e-health tool in the form of a pre-programmed tablet can help heart failure patients to manage their disease including drug dosages, say researchers.
Jan 19, 2017
Soft robotic sleeve makes heart beat like cardiac muscleIn a ray of hope for those suffering from heart conditions, a team of scientists has developed the world's first soft robotic sleeve that is fitted around the heart, where it twists and compresses the heart's chambers just like healthy cardiac muscle would
Dec 26, 2016
Importance of balanced diet: Excess iron in the body is a risk factor in coronary heart diseaseCholesterol and iron apparently work together. The result of an extended cross-population study in 1991 showed that heart disease mortality rates were correlated to a combination of iron and cholesterol, rather than with either one alone.
Dec 08, 2016
Want to live longer? Maintain optimistic outlook towards life, says studyResearchers have found that women who were optimistic had a significantly reduced risk of dying from several major causes of death — including cancer, heart disease, stroke, respiratory disease and infection, compared with women who were less optimistic
Nov 16, 2016
Insomnia may up risk of irregular heartbeat, stroke, says studyInsomnia may raise your risks of an irregular and often rapid heartbeat, known as atrial fibrillation or arrhythmia, that can further increase your risk of stroke, heart failure and other heart-related complications, researchers have found
Nov 10, 2016
Chronic health issues reduces social participation among middle-agedMiddle-aged adults suffering from arthritis, heart diseases, diabetes and depression are more likely to experience disability and limited involvement in society
Oct 23, 2016
Big Data could help optimistic tweeters with lower insurance ratesThis could lead to future insurance cover based on "sentiment analysis", in which Big Data and artificial intelligence make predictive models ever more accurate.
Jul 25, 2016
Instead of helping, fish oil drives people towards a heart attackFish oil is now the third most widely used dietary supplement, after vitamins and minerals. People have been told repeatedly that fatty acids will protect their hearts. On the contrary, it drives the towards a heart disease.