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Why dialysis patients and their families are at higher risk of mental health issues
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Why dialysis patients and their families are at higher risk of mental health issues

The need of mental health aid in successful chronic kidney disease management is paramount and highlights some mental health tips and management techniques for friends and families of kidney patients

Some of the best cooking oil options for those suffering from heart disease
Lifestyle

Some of the best cooking oil options for those suffering from heart disease

While the food items you select might have less calorie content, the type of oil can have a long-term negative or positive impact on your health

Heart disease can affect your newborn too, here are the common symptoms
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Heart disease can affect your newborn too, here are the common symptoms

Depending upon the severity of the CHD, symptoms may be visible either at birth or soon after or during early childhood

Why it is important than ever to care for your heart till COVID-19 is around
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Why it is important than ever to care for your heart till COVID-19 is around

Work from home has led to the lack of exercise, unhealthy eating patterns, weight gain, social deprivation, and health comorbidities

International Women's Day: Women are particularly susceptible to heart disease, depression, notes Dr Ramakant Panda
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International Women's Day: Women are particularly susceptible to heart disease, depression, notes Dr Ramakant Panda

Panda — the Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Asian Heart Institute, Mumbai — listed out numerous health risks to which women may be susceptible.

Consuming fried food even in moderation is harmful for heart, warns new study
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Consuming fried food even in moderation is harmful for heart, warns new study

The more fried chicken, fish, and potatoes you eat, the more likely you are to develop serious heart disease in the long term, according to a new scientific investigation published in the journal Heart

Remote monitoring of heart health can vastly improve medical care for some cardiovascular patients
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Remote monitoring of heart health can vastly improve medical care for some cardiovascular patients

When travel across the cities and states to visit a doctor is impossible or undesirable, remote monitoring is a boon to patients that have implanted devices like pacemakers.

Substituting red meat in diet with quality plant-based foods can cut coronary heart disease risk by 14%: Study
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Substituting red meat in diet with quality plant-based foods can cut coronary heart disease risk by 14%: Study

The American Heart Association says that red meats like beef, pork and lamb have more saturated fats than chicken, fish and vegetable sources of protein

Obesity in adult women linked to childhood abuse, social background more than in men, suggests study
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Obesity in adult women linked to childhood abuse, social background more than in men, suggests study

The study sought to understand the social and environmental factors that contribute to obesity in men and women separately.

Adding oil of acebuche, type of Spanish wild olive tree, to your diet can reduce arterial hypertension, suggests study
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Adding oil of acebuche, type of Spanish wild olive tree, to your diet can reduce arterial hypertension, suggests study

Hypertension or high blood pressure is a chronic disease that leads to an increased risk of heart disease, stroke and other health issues

Premature menopause may cause changes linked to higher cardiovascular disease risk, finds study
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Premature menopause may cause changes linked to higher cardiovascular disease risk, finds study

Menopause not only mark the end of fertility in women but also causes huge hormonal fluctuations which affect the overall function of the body and mind.

Mother's cardiovascular health could predict onset of heart disease in offspring, suggests new study
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Mother's cardiovascular health could predict onset of heart disease in offspring, suggests new study

The study found that if women of reproductive age are in good cardiovascular shape, then not only will they reduce their own risks of CVDs but even their children are more likely to live a CVD-free life for longer duration

Homemade soups can boost immunity, cut weight, improve heart health during winter
Health

Homemade soups can boost immunity, cut weight, improve heart health during winter

This study even goes on to suggest that chicken soup should be given to patients recovering from COVID-19.

Diets high in inflammatory foods can increase risk of cardiovascular diseases, says new study
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Diets high in inflammatory foods can increase risk of cardiovascular diseases, says new study

Cardiovascular diseases tend to affect patients in their most productive years and often have catastrophic social and economic consequences apart from resulting in lifelong risks of negative health outcomes

Nocturnal hypertension: Study finds abnormal nighttime BP levels can increase risks of stroke, heart failure
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Nocturnal hypertension: Study finds abnormal nighttime BP levels can increase risks of stroke, heart failure

The study indicates that nocturnal hypertension is an independent risk factor for cardiovascular diseases and events and a very severe one at that.

Occupational physical activity not same as work out, can increase risk of dementia by 55%, says study
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Occupational physical activity not same as work out, can increase risk of dementia by 55%, says study

It was found that participants with high occupational physical activity (OPA) levels had a dementia incidence rate of 1.48, which was significantly higher than in people who engaged only in leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) at home or at the gym

Mother’s psychological wellbeing during pregnancy benefits child’s future health, study reveals
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Mother’s psychological wellbeing during pregnancy benefits child’s future health, study reveals

The results of the study showed that maternal stress significantly predicted shorter telomeres in the offspring, while positivity predicted longer telomeres.

Smoking socially causes more harm than you may think: Its dangers and some ways to quit
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Smoking socially causes more harm than you may think: Its dangers and some ways to quit

The new study suggests that social smokers who smoke less than 10 cigarettes per day are not much better off than heavy smokers

Teens dealing with anxiety and depression may be at high risk of heart attack by midlife, research reveals
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Teens dealing with anxiety and depression may be at high risk of heart attack by midlife, research reveals

Heart attacks, many studies have shown, have a higher incidence rate among people with a generalised anxiety disorder.

Study finds increase in broken heart syndrome cases during COVID-19 pandemic: All you need to know about this condition
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Study finds increase in broken heart syndrome cases during COVID-19 pandemic: All you need to know about this condition

Nearly 7.8 percent of patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS) are being diagnosed with broken heart syndrome during the COVID-19 pandemic as compared to the 1.5-1.8 percent before the pandemic