cardiovascular deaths

Infertile men face heart disease risk


September 27th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Men unable to procreate are more likely to die of heart disease than those with children, a study says.Researchers tracking a sample of infertile men for ... Read more...

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Kidney transplant patients with low physical activity ‘likely to die early’


March 6th, 2011 - 11:27 am ICT by ANI
Washington, March 06 (ANI): A study has indicated that low physical activity increases kidney transplant patients' likelihood of dying early.The results suggest that patients need to exercise to fend off an early ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Risk of cardiovascular disease rises in winters


May 27th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): In winters, there is an increase in the rate of cardiovascular disease because many people don't know how to rug up against the cold, an Aussie study has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Treat the risk, not the cholesterol, say experts


January 19th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 19 (ANI): Scientists have challenged present cholesterol recommendations that the lower the cholesterol, the better.Experts at the University of Michigan Medical School and VA Ann Arbor Health System found that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Watching TV is cutting short your life


January 12th, 2010 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh New York, Jan 12 (IANS) Beware, couch time is shortening your life!For every hour of TV viewing, your risk of dying early from heart disease rises by 18 per cent, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Why smoking increases risk of heart disease, strokes


June 12th, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): A new study has shed light on why smokers are at an increased of suffering heart disease and stroke.The research team from Charles Drew University of Medicine and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

In rural India, Aspirin could protect millions from heart disease


April 20th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 20 (IANS) A low-cost option like Aspirin can potentially save millions of people living in rural India, according to a study. The study was undertaken in southern India where ... Read more...

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Kidney failure big new killer on the horizon


April 2nd, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 2 (IANS) Kidney failure has emerged as a new killer on the horizon in Australia, resulting in more deaths than cardiovascular disease. Data from 2007 released by the Australian Bureau of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Watching your team lose can give you fatal heart attack


April 1st, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 1 (ANI): Watching your team lose can be more than heart breaking, it can be fatal, especially for die-hard fans, warns a new study."The emotional stress of loss and/or the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

More accurate tests needed to predict cardiovascular problems in the elderly: Study


January 9th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 9 (ANI): Dutch researchers are calling for the replacement of a traditional system for assessing the risk of cardiovascular disease amongst older people with some new and more accurate ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Vitamins E and C supplements do not reduce mens cardiovascular disease risk


November 10th, 2008 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A new study has revealed that neither vitamin E nor vitamin C supplements reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in men.Previous studies have suggested that vitamin E, ... Read more...

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Optimal Vitamin E dose maximises gains, but causes bleeding in some


October 31st, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 31 (IANS) Vitamin E, effective in reducing risk of blood clots, heart attacks and sudden death, also causes bleeding in some people. Scientists have known that excess vitamin E ... Read more...

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A 30-minute brisk walk, healthy diet can help you cheat death for a while


September 25th, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): Want to cheat death? Well, in that case, go for a 30-minute brisk walk everyday, eat healthy foods and kick the butt.Thats the conclusion of a new ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Air pollution can lead to impairment of the hearts electrical functioning


September 9th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 9 (ANI): A recent study of 48 people with coronary artery disease in Boston has revealed that tiny particles in polluted air can adversely affect the hearts ability to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Antipsychotic medications up elderly patients death risk


August 25th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): A new study has found that elderly patients who are prescribed a conventional, or first-generation, antipsychotic medication are at an increased risk of death from cardiovascular or ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Regular running retards ageing


August 12th, 2008 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Regular running slows effects of ageing, besides bestowing a longer lifespan, according to a new study from Stanford University School of Medicine. The study, which tracked 500 older ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Sleep apnea associated to increased death risk


August 2nd, 2008 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 2 (ANI): A new study has discovered that not getting enough sleep will not only affect your health, but it may also up the risk of death. The finding on ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Researchers seek explanation for high diabetes rate among Asian Indians


March 2nd, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): The incidence of type 2 diabetes is rising throughout the world, but the Asian Indians have the highest prevalence. A new study is looking for an explanation behind ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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