Heart Patients

  • J&K: 80-year-old dies after magistrate stops ambulance carrying him 12-12-2013 09:43 AM

    An 80-year-old heart patient being rushed to the hospital died on the way in Srinagar. He could have been saved had the driver of the ambulance not been stopped. ...
  • Kerala: Heart patient dies allegedly after wrong blood transfusion 26-11-2013 04:00 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A patient died allegedly due to wrong blood transfusion at the Thiruvananthapuram medical college in Kerala, a state that boasts of high health standards. The police have registered a case based on the complaint of the patient's relatives. Sreekumar underwent a bypass surgery at the Thiruvananthapuram Medical College last...
  • Eureka! Skin cells turn into beating heart

    Health-y-Hiatus |  Nikita Mishra
    The heart cells created from patients' skin are at the same stage of development as those of a newborn baby. The study is exciting for...

  • Mumbai: Bypass patients to take part in marathon 15-01-2011 02:18 PM

    Mumbai: A group of senior citizens who have undergone bypass heart surgeries will run in a marathon in Mumbai on January 16. It's shorts, sports shoes, spirit and game faces on for the enthusiastic senior citizens. 75 bypass heart surgery patients from the Asian Heart Institute's Cardiac rehab centre will...
  • Watch: Can heartbreaks lead to heart attacks? 01-10-2009 02:25 PM

    An Australian study now says that heart break can also lead to heart attacks. ...
  • By 2010, India to have 10 crore heart patients 14-04-2009 01:35 PM

    Six out of 10 patients reach hospitals well after the golden hour. ...
  • Listening to music improves stroke patients' recovery 21-02-2008 02:53 AM

    Mumbai: Indian cricketers had become a complacent lot after their recent good run and that is the prime reason behind their dismal performance against England in the ongoing Test series, feels former captain and ex-chief selector Dilip Vengsarkar. Vengsarkar, who has the unique distinction of being the lone non-English cricketer...
  • Are stents the only option after an angina attack? 20-02-2008 04:47 PM

    New Delhi: An autobiography of Pakistani stump-wrecker Shoaib Akhtar, who holds the record for the fastest delivery in cricket ever clocking 161.3 km/h (100.2 mph), will offer revealing insights into the game, its intricacies and highs and lows - inside the dressing room and outside. The book, unveiled by HarperCollins-India...
  • Cold weather can increase heart disease risk 24-11-2007 03:51 PM

    Sydney: Cricketer-turned-commentator Ian Chappell continued with his scathing remarks over Ricky Ponting's captaincy and on Monday objected to his presence in the Australian dressing room during the fifth and last Ashes Test in Sydney. Chappell feels Ponting, who is out of the final Ashes Test due to a broken finger,...