• Video

Things You Should Know About Hypertension

Duration: 5 min 29 sec

With nearly one in three Indians with hypertension, the disease also called "Silent Killer" is at an all time high. It is one of the most common causes of premature deaths all over the world and accounts for 50% of strokes and 25% of heart problems in India. Watch this report for more.

(Disclaimer: This content including advice provides generic information only. It is in no way a substitute for qualified medical opinion. Always consult a specialist or your own doctor for more information. NDTV does not claim responsibility for this information.)
Latest stories
Government set to launch e-portal to regulate the flow of medicines. Its main purpose will be to keep a tab on all retailers, manufacturers and distributors by ensuring that they register on the portal.
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:04:08 IST
A recent UNAIDS report has stated that more than half of the patients, who are living with AIDS, have access to treatment now. But as always, there is some bad news accompanying this glimmer of hope.
Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:38:58 IST


-------------------------------- Advertisement -----------------------------------