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The heart is one of the most important organs in the entire human body.The human heart is an organ that pumps blood throughout the body via the circulatory system, supplying oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and removing carbon dioxide and other wastes. Get complete information about all thing heart and cardiac here.

Heart Heart Guide:

Facts & Overview

Top 10 High Calorie Foods in India

Whether your dilemma has been to either lose those few extra pounds or put them on, you’ve come to the right place. For most of us, diet has been a big challenge, without complete information, it is hard to stick to a routine. Especially with Indian food, you can never be sure what food is …

Atrial Septal Defect / Hole in Heart – Things You Should Know

Atrial Septal Defect (ASD), commonly known as Hole in Heart, is a congenital disorder of the heart that involves a hole in the wall (septum) that divides the two upper chambers of the heart. The defect causes freshly oxygenated blood in the upper left chamber of the heart (or left atrium) to flow into the …

Pre – symptoms & Prevention

What is a Heart Attack?

Rising public awareness about symptoms of heart attack in men and women and several lifestyle changes have eventually contributed to a considerable reduction in the occurrence of heart attacks in the last four decades. Right now it is very important to know and understand what is a heart attack.

How to Prevent Heart Attack?

When you are at a risk of heart attack, you can make several lifestyle changes that will help you to reduce the likelihood of contracting heart ailments in general. These changes will improve your heart health as well as overall health. Therefore, it is noteworthy to abide by the following healthy lifestyle activities that will …

Symptoms

Hole in Heart – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

A normal heart is divided into two sides, the left and the right, separated by a wall known as the septum. The right side of the heart receives blood poor in oxygen and sends it towards the lungs. Replenished with oxygen, the blood returns from the lungs and empties into the left side of the …

Symptoms of Heart Problems in Children

Detecting heart problems in children is little tricky, for most of the early symptoms are hardly obvious and go unnoticed.  The most common reason why people don’t catch the symptoms is the fact that we don’t speculate their kids to be suffering from any of the so-called “cardiac disorders” that happen “only” in the elderly. …

Diagnosis & Tests

Heart Attack Treatment and Diagnosis

Most people don’t comprehend that they are having a heart attack or a heart disease in general until they have chest pain (angina or a heart attack). With each passing minute after a heart attack, the heart tissue loses oxygen and deteriorates or dies an irreversible death. Therefore, one should never ignore even the trivial …

Coronary Angioplasty – Things You Should Know

Coronary angioplasty, also called as Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) or Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty (PTCA) is a non-surgical procedure carried out to widen blocked or narrowed coronary arteries from plague caused by long term accumulation of cholesterol.

Treatment

Heart Bypass Surgery vs Angioplasty – Which is better?

Heart Bypass Surgery vs Angioplasty has always been a dilemma in the mind of the patients who suffer cardiac blockages. To resolve the heart bypass surgery vs angioplasty dilemma and choose the right line of treatment, understanding the pros and cons of each are important. Most of the cardiologists would go an extra mile

Understanding Heart Transplant

A heart transplant is procedure where a new healthy heart replaces the old diseased and dysfunctional heart. It is a treatment procedure that’s usually reserved for people who have tried medications or other surgeries, but their conditions haven’t improved enough. Most of the donor heart comes from people who have died and who have pledged …

Care

10 Foods to Avoid with High Blood Pressure

Who doesn’t love food? Chowing down an entire pizza pie or polishing off a mug of the sundae is something most of us just can’t resist. Food apart from being tasty is also the essential key to survival for every living organism. However, one should ensure that food mainly serves its purpose of keeping the …

Indian Diet after Angioplasty: What to eat and what to avoid

A well-maintained diet after angioplasty plays a crucial role in the process of recovery after an angioplasty procedure. When a person experiences coronary artery disease, the arteries or the corridors in the heart may totally or partially be obstructed by a sticky material called plaque (made up of cholesterol). This medical condition is called atherosclerosis, …

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