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Karnataka Minister Umesh Katti dies of cardiac arrest at 61
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Karnataka Minister Umesh Katti dies of cardiac arrest at 61

According to sources, Katti collapsed in the bathroom of his Dollar's Colony residence and was rushed to the hospital

5 important things to know about sudden cardiac arrest
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5 important things to know about sudden cardiac arrest

As the name implies, sudden cardiac arrest refers to the sudden loss of heart function, breathing, and consciousness that is caused by an electrical disturbance in the heart

Actor Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi dies during workout: Why heart attacks while exercising are becoming common?
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Actor Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi dies during workout: Why heart attacks while exercising are becoming common?

It happened to comic Raju Sivastava. Now TV actor Siddhaanth Vir Surryavanshi has collapsed during a workout session at the gym. Health experts advise people to go undergo health check-ups before opting for strenuous exercise regimes

Singer KK passes away: Police recover blood-stained towel from singer's hotel room in Kolkata
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Singer KK passes away: Police recover blood-stained towel from singer's hotel room in Kolkata

Police said that the manager of Krishnakumar Kunnath claimed that the singer fell down while trying to pull a chair inside the hotel room and hurt himself on the forehead. He then used the towel to wipe off the blood from his forehead

KK will be remembered through his songs: Vice President, PM Modi, Amit Shah condole death of Bollywood singer
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KK will be remembered through his songs: Vice President, PM Modi, Amit Shah condole death of Bollywood singer

Popularly known as KK, renowned Bollywood singer Krishnakumar Kunnath passed away in Kolkata on Tuesday night. He was 53, and survived by wife and two children

Christian Eriksen knew he would play football again two days after cardiac arrest
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Christian Eriksen knew he would play football again two days after cardiac arrest

Eriksen was fitted with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and doctors gave him hope he could return to the sport.

What to do when a friend or colleague is having a cardiac arrest? Here's some first-aid steps to follow
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What to do when a friend or colleague is having a cardiac arrest? Here's some first-aid steps to follow

The annual number of deaths from cardiovascular diseases in India has been projected to rise 2.26 million in 1990 to 4.77 million in 2021.

World Heart Day: Why exercise must not be stopped but started slowly after suffering a heart attack
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World Heart Day: Why exercise must not be stopped but started slowly after suffering a heart attack

In the beginning, after having a heart attack, one must start exercising very slowly, taking breaks in between

Sushma Swaraj second death anniversary: Late External Affairs Minister’s tweets that won the internet
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Sushma Swaraj second death anniversary: Late External Affairs Minister’s tweets that won the internet

Swaraj used Twitter to communicate with common people and resolve their complaints. She was not only known for her quick responses but also her wit and humour

Filmmaker Raj Kaushal, Mandira Bedi's husband, passes away after cardiac arrest
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Filmmaker Raj Kaushal, Mandira Bedi's husband, passes away after cardiac arrest

Raj Kaushal, who was in his early 50s, is survived by his wife Mandira, son Vir and daughter Tara.

Noted still photographer and filmmaker Sivan passes away aged 89
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Noted still photographer and filmmaker Sivan passes away aged 89

Being the first press photographer in Kerala, Sivan's 1991 directorial Abhayam won the national film award for Best Children's film.

First Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi passes away due to cardiac arrest; here’s why and how cardiac arrests happen
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First Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi passes away due to cardiac arrest; here’s why and how cardiac arrests happen

Here’s everything you need to know about cardiac arrests, and why they are often fatal.

Tapas Pal, veteran Bengali actor and former All India Trinamool Congress MP, passes away aged 61 in Mumbai
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Tapas Pal, veteran Bengali actor and former All India Trinamool Congress MP, passes away aged 61 in Mumbai

Tapas Pal was rushed to a suburban hospital after he complained about chest pain at the Mumbai airport.

In a first-of-its-kind operation, surgeons put a patient in suspended animation
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In a first-of-its-kind operation, surgeons put a patient in suspended animation

Medically termed emergency preservation and resuscitation, the suspended animation technology is designed to help trauma patients whose heart has stopped.

Gehana Vasisth, who featured in ALTBalaji's Gandii Baat, hospitalised after suffering cardiac arrest
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Gehana Vasisth, who featured in ALTBalaji's Gandii Baat, hospitalised after suffering cardiac arrest

Gehana Vasisth reportedly fainted on Thursday during her shoot at Madh Island, and was immediately rushed to the hospital

Cardiac arrest explained: Former CEC TN Seshan dies at 86
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Cardiac arrest explained: Former CEC TN Seshan dies at 86

Cardiac arrest is an emergency condition in which the heart of a person who hasn’t been diagnosed with any heart disease, stops functioning.

PMC Bank row: Mumbai man who lost money in scam-hit bank and job at Jet Airways dies of cardiac arrest
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PMC Bank row: Mumbai man who lost money in scam-hit bank and job at Jet Airways dies of cardiac arrest

The man's father said they had a deposit of over Rs 90 lakh with the PMC Bank, and also a recurring deposit account for the children.

Studies reveal that the risk of silent strokes in older people increases after having non-cardiac surgery
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Studies reveal that the risk of silent strokes in older people increases after having non-cardiac surgery

A study published in The Lancet in mid-August argued that the risk of covert or silent stroke in older people increases after having non-cardiac surgery.

Knowing the difference between three potentially-fatal heart conditions can help avert a tragedy
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Knowing the difference between three potentially-fatal heart conditions can help avert a tragedy

Close to midnight on 6 August, 2019, former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj died following a cardiac arrest

Bengali poet Nirendranath Chakraborty dies at 94 of cardiac arrest; eminent writers note 'sense of void' in his demise
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Bengali poet Nirendranath Chakraborty dies at 94 of cardiac arrest; eminent writers note 'sense of void' in his demise

Born in 1924 at Faridpur in undivided Bengal, Nirendranath Chakraborty was a dominant figure in the modern Bengali literary field. His first book of poems Nil Nirjone was published in 1954 when he was 30 years old.