AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION
Apple bans all vaping-related apps from Store, cites raising health concerns
Apple has pulled 181 vaping-related apps from the App Store worldwide.
Ladies, avoid donuts after 6 pm. High-fat diet may up heart attack risk
Heart health declined with every 1% rise in calories consumed after 6...
Can't keep track of your appointments? FB's Preventive Health tool will send check-up reminders
The recommendations to the users will be prov...
Working more than 10 hours can increase risk of stroke
People spending long hours at work for 10 years or more had a 45 per cent greater risk of stroke.
Vitamin D pills, fish oil no guard against cancer or heart diseases
Vitamin D does not lower the risk of heart disease and cancer in healthy adults, says a study.
It’s official, Indian-made stents as good as the best
A study presented two months back had also concluded that another Indian stent, Supra Flex was as good as Xience.
Don't have time for breakfast? Snack on almonds to help lower cholesterol, blood glucose
If you're skipping the first meal of the day, make sure to grab a handful of almonds.
Cap your daily salt intake at 2.5 teaspoons to keep heart safe
Any health risk of sodium is eliminated by adding fruits, vegetables, dairy foods, and other potassium-rich foods to your diet.
Love sleeping? Snoozing for over 9 hours could kill you
While getting enough sleep is vital for staying healthy, dozing off for long hours can increase risk of early death.
The new BP guideline will help detect cardiovascular diseases early
As per the new standards too, the first line of treatment remains lifestyle changes.
American Heart Association classifies e-cigarettes same as regular cigarettes
A recent study cited youth exposure to e-cigarettes advertising skyrocketed over 250% from 2011 to 2013, reaching 24 million young people.
10 high cholesterol foods to avoid
Cholesterol is a fat found in the blood and is necessary for production of hormones and functioning of membranes.
Long-term depression may double stroke risk
Persistent depression may double the risk of stroke in adults over 50 and stroke risk remains higher even after symptoms of depression go away, says study.
Daily avocado can cut heart disease risk: Study
Eating an avocado a day can lower bad cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart disease, a new study has claimed.
Hands-free ultrasound plus tPA safe for ischemic stroke: Study
A hands-free ultrasound device combined with clot buster is safe for ischemic stroke patients, as it could help open up more arteries.
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