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Now, implant warns of impending heart attack


April 15th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) A medical implant can warn users about a potential heart attack through a combination of vibrations, tones and visual signs and save lives, says a study. ... Read more...

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Synthetic fat limits damage to heart attack victims


August 7th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) A synthetic fat used in treating overdoses of local anaesthetics could also protect heart attack victims. A University of California, Los Angeles study, led by anaesthesiologist ... Read more...

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Brain temperature can now be measured non-invasively


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) Researchers have developed a way to measure the brain's precise temperature with a device only as thick as a poker-chip and which rests on a patient's ... Read more...

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High school students in Oz grow up to be heart attack victims: Study


February 9th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 9 (ANI): A survey of secondary students in Australia has revealed that teens of today will end up being victims of heart attack in the future.The largest survey of Australian ... Read more...

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Marmite helps heart attack victims live longer


December 7th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 7 (IANS) Heart attack victims can now boost their chances of survival, thanks to a vitamin B1 derivative found in foods such as marmite.Marmite is a type of thick, dark ... Read more...

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Hands only CPR is enough to save lives


July 30th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Atlanta, July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to new research many people at the scene of an emergency will be ready to offer CPR, if paramedics tell them exactly what to do and ... Read more...

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Humans will be immortal in 20 years, says leading scientist


September 24th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): American scientist Ray Kurzweil, dubbed the smartest futurist on Earth by Bill Gates, believes that today's 60-year-olds could go on to live forever.The 61-year-old American elaborated that technology ... Read more...

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Childhood virus may become the saviour of soldiers


September 7th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 7 (ANI): Scientists have found that a harmless piece from a common childhood virus may help stop a biological process that kills a significant percentage of battlefield casualties, heart attack ... Read more...

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30 ardent fans of YSR die of shock


September 4th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by IBNS
Hyderabad, Sept 4 (IBNS) Shell-shocked by the sudden demise of their beloved leader Y S Rajasekhara Reddy, 30 people died in different parts of the state on Thursday. In East Godavari, nine people ... Read more...

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Chewable aspirin best for heart attack victims


May 16th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 16 (IANS) Aspirin has been known to benefit patients suffering heart attacks and near-heart attacks. But which of the different types of aspirin are likely to help the most? A group ... Read more...

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Predicting when a heart attack will occur accurately


April 28th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) Thanks to new research by Sharon Zlochiver, a biomedical engineer at Tel Aviv University (TAU), there's hope for potential heart attack victims. Zlochiver can not only predict when ... Read more...

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Novel non-invasive technique to predict, treat heart attacks


April 28th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): There's new hope for potential heart attack victims. Researchers from Tel Aviv University have developed a new non-invasive technique that would help predict and treat attacks.The research team ... Read more...

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More mouth germs increase risk of heart attack


April 2nd, 2009 - 9:00 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 2 (IANS) People with more germs in their mouths are more prone to a heart attack, says a new American study. Though many studies have hinted at a link between ... Read more...

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Experienced docs help heart attack victims survive better


February 19th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Heart attack victims have double the chances of survival especially if the hospital and their cardiologist have a strong track record in treating angioplasty and stenting, a new ... Read more...

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Better management improves survival rates of heart attack victims


January 29th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 29 (IANS) Better management practices have improved survival rates of heart attack victims, according to a study based on nearly 4,500 such cases. Researchers followed the outcomes for 12 years ... Read more...

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Stopping statins following a heart attack doubles death risk


August 4th, 2008 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): A new study by a team from Canada and the US, has found that heart attack victims, who give up taking statins afterwards, double their risk of ... Read more...

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Saliva can help diagnose heart attack, says study


April 17th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (IANS) Early diagnosis of a heart attack may now be possible using only a few drops of saliva and a new nano-bio-chip, according to a study. The nano-bio-chip assay, ... Read more...

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A few drops of saliva may be enough to diagnose heart attack


April 17th, 2008 - 11:36 am ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): A few drops of your saliva and a new nano-bio-chip may help diagnose a heart attack early.The device, the size of a credit card, can produce results ... Read more...

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