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Angina
Written By: DoctorNDTV Team
  Angina (also called angina pectoris) is chest discomfort, caused by reduced oxygen supply to the heart muscle, in relation to its ...
Angiography
Written By: DoctorNDTV Team
  Angiography is an x-ray study of the blood vessels. An angiogram uses a radiopaque substance, or dye, to make the blood vessels ...
Angioplasty
Written By: DoctorNDTV Team
  Angioplasty is a procedure in which a balloon catheter (thin tube) is inserted into a blocked artery to remove the blockage. The ...
Antioxidants
Written By: DoctorNDTV Team
  Antioxidants are substances that may protect cells from the damage caused by unstable molecules known as free radicals.
Aortic angiogram
Written By: DoctorNDTV Team
  The aorta is the main artery going from the heart and supplying blood to the body. An aortic angiogram is a procedure in which ...

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News
 
Man Jumps Off Hospital's 8th Floor After Successful Heart Surgery
DoctorNDTV
An autorickshaw driver was admitted at Seven Hills Hospital in Andheri for a coronary bypass surgery under the Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Jan Arogya Yojana.
 
9/11 Survivors At Risk Of Long-Term Health Problems
DoctorNDTV
The study analysed 8,701 survivors of the 9/11 terrorist attack at the World Trade Centre to find out the association between dust exposure and long term risks of heart attack and lung problems
 
And You Thought Artificial Sweeteners Were Safe? Reasons To Avoid Them
PTI
Certain artificial sweeteners could be the reason behind the global increase in obesity and diabetes.
 
Working For Long Hours Can Affect Your Heart
IANS
A study has found that working for more than the specified hours can increase risk of atrial fibrillation by more than 40 percent.
 
Father Saves Son By Administering CPR
DoctorNDTV
A worker saved his 45-day old son courtesy to a session of CPR he took several months ago.
 

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Features
 
4 Ways How Anger Can Ruin Your Health
DoctorNDTV
Anger is more harmful for our body, brain and spirit than people generally believe. These reasons prove that it's a much better idea to just let that moment pass
This Is By Far The Best Exercise For Your Heart!
DoctorNDTV
Exercising is important to keep your heart healthy because without the blood, your organs will die. And there is actually an exercise that's better for your heart than most others
Make These 5 Changes To Save Your Heart
DoctorNDTV
Your heart is very sensitive and you need to improve your lifestyle to protect it.
5 Health Benefits Of Tulsi You Didn't Know About
DoctorNDTV
The Tulsi plant is worshipped, it is a natural home remedy for almost anything, plays a major role in Ayurveda, and any and every part of it has a use. So, in honor of the "Queen of Herbs", read on to find out our top five benefits of Tulsi!
3 Super Easy Tips To Reduce Your Cholesterol Levels
DoctorNDTV
Even if you know which foods are high cholesterol and which aren't, cooking them wrong can still lead to heart attacks. Here are tips to help you reduce your cholesterol levels

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Questions & Answers
 
Is there any permanent cure for rheumatoid arthritis?
Answer By: Dr Anand Malaviya - Monday, June 27, 2011
  I am a 29 years old married woman suffering from rheumatoid arthritis. I experience severe pain in my palms, knees, ...
Am I getting correct treatment for peripheral neuropathy?
Answer By: Dr Rajas Deshpande - Friday, June 24, 2011
  I am a 45 years old male who experienced mild pain in palm and feet without burning sensation two years back. The doctor ...
Why is there a sudden rise in CA 15.3?
Answer By: Prof. Manoj Sharma - Wednesday, June 15, 2011
  I am a 63 years old woman diagnosed with invasive lobular cancer stage 2 two and a half years back. I underwent ...
What are the latest kidney transplantation techniques?
Answer By: Dr Sridhar Reddy Allam - Friday, June 3, 2011
  My 31 years old brother is suffering from kidney failure for the last three years and he is under dialysis for the past six ...
Am I receiving the right treatment for membranous kidney?
Answer By: Dr Raj Kiran Medapalli - Thursday, June 2, 2011
  I am a 67 years old male diagnosed with membranous kidney two and a half years back, when I was down with E. coli ...

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Experts
 
Dr Anand Reddy
Nephrology, Thursday, April 6, 2017
MD, MRCP (UK) Consultant, Nephrology Morton Plant Hospitals/Main Street Medical Clearwater, FL, USA
Padamshree Dr. (Prof.) H.S.Rissam
Cardiology, Thursday, April 6, 2017
Director Clinical Cardiac Sciences & Senior Interventional CardiologistMax Heart & Vascular Institute, 2-Press Enclave Road, Saket, New Delhi-110017
Dr Jame Abraham
Oncology, Thursday, April 6, 2017
DirectorBreast Oncology Program at Taussig Cancer Institute and Co-director of the Cleveland Clinic Comprehensive Breast Cancer Program.
Dr KK Sethi
Cardiology, Thursday, April 6, 2017
Chairman and Managing Director, Cardiology, Delhi Heart and Lung Institute, New Delhi
Dr ML Bhatia
Cardiology, Thursday, April 6, 2017
Senior Consultant in Cardiology, Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science and Research,New Delhi

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Experts Interviews
 
Who is the person you admire the most or are most influenced by?
Dr Pradeep Chowbey, Chairman, Department of Minimal Access Surgery, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Max Healthcare Institute.
 
What do you think are your greatest achievements?
Dr MS Valiathan, Former Vice-Chancellor, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, Karnataka
 
What has been your most recent professional achievement?
Dr S Anandalakshmy, Advisor on Child Development & Education, Chennai
 
What, according to you, are the attributes of a good doctor?
Dr Sanjay Bhattacharya, Associate Consultant, Department of Microbiology, Tata Medical Center, Kolkata
 
What is your opinion about medical training in India? Why are we not able to retain talent?
Dr Sanjay Bhattacharya, Associate Consultant, Department of Microbiology, Tata Medical Center, Kolkata
 

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Health Tips
 
Avoid spicy food if you have heartburn
Heart, Wednesday, April 27, 2011
 
Avoid spicy food if you have heartburn. Avoid eating garlic, chillies, and other hot spices before bedtime. They can keep you ...
Avoid unnecessary antacids
Drugs, Monday, August 23, 2010
 
Be careful not to take more than the prescribed dose of antacids. In excess, they can cause constipation and block absorption of ...
Chocolates are good for you
Nutrition, Thursday, August 26, 2010
 
Chocolate contains flavonoids, a biological component of plant foods that can help reduce risk for heart disease. Chocolate may ...
Controlling high blood pressure
Heart, Monday, June 15, 2009
 
To control your blood pressure better stop smoking and maintain a normal body weight.
Diagnosing high blood pressure
Heart, Wednesday, September 1, 2010
 
One high blood pressure reading is not good enough for diagnosing hypertension. It should be monitored twice a day (at the same ...

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Words
 
A - amino caproic acid
Saturday, May 2, 2009
 
a chemical used to prevent bleeding by helping blood to clot in diseases like haemophilia and after surgeries of the heart and ...
A - angiocardiography
Saturday, May 2, 2009
 
X-ray imaging of the heart and related blood vessels using a contrast agent to highlight them.
A - atrial septal defect
Saturday, May 2, 2009
 
a hole between the upper chambers of the heart.
A - atrium
Saturday, May 2, 2009
 
a chamber or cavity connecting other chambers or passages, especially in the heart
A - acute myocardial infarction
Saturday, May 2, 2009
 
sudden damage to the heart muscle due to blockage of its blood supply, heart attack

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Experiences
 
ear surgery
Sent by: deepika, Saturday, July 23, 2011
 
hi everyone! my name is deepika and iam 24yrs old,am working in mnc company as a software engineer..as i faced problem with my ...
CKD
Sent by: Narayan Parodkar, Wednesday, February 23, 2011
 
I am the CKD patient for last ten years, but my blood pressure raise up to 130 to 135 mmHg or some time goes down up to 110. I do ...
constant loose motion
Sent by: tshetash, Monday, November 8, 2010
 
it's has been more then a month since i started to have this disease. initially i thought it's a simple diarrhea. but it's been ...
Weight Loss & Fitness - Simple Every day Techniques
Sent by: Swadesh Gaurav Singh, Thursday, September 30, 2010
 
I changed my lifestyle and got Fitter and more healthy than before by doing : - 1 ) - taking Hot lemon tea along with Dinner & ...
Is donating blood safe?
Sent by: Reetika, Monday, June 14, 2010
 
I am a 23 years old girl. I want to donate blood but am scared of it because I think it can tramsit infections and make one HIV ...

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Hospitals
 
Arihant Heart Clinic
 
Mumbai, 103, Lancelot, S. V. Road, Borivili (W)
B.M. Birla Heart Research Centre
 
Kolkata, 1/1 National Library Avenue
Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain Heart Centre
 
Bangalore, General Miller Road, Vasantha Nagar
Calcutta Heart Research Centre
 
Kolkata, 114-B, Sarat Bose Road
Cumballa Hill Hospital & Heart Institute
 
Mumbai, 93/95 August Kranti Marg, Cumballa Hill

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