Navigation Links
Heart attack kills one in every 10 Indians

It is a slow killer that ticks away in one out of every 10 Indians. It strikes fatally every 30 seconds. These were among the facts and figures trotted out on Sunday at an event to spread awareness// on World Heart Day. Gathered in front of the Victoria Statue, Cubbon Park, were officials from the Wockhardt Hospital and Heart Institute (WHHI), the City Police, and the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC).

The Commissioner of Police, H.T.Sangliana, and the Joint Commissioner of Police, J.V.Gaonkar, flagged off a Wockhardt van that will go around the City the next two days, to make people aware of habits that could lead to heart disease. Brochures and badges (on World Heart Day) were also distributed at the venue.

Meanwhile, one of the City's many and new slimming centres had a "Heart for life" offer for its visitors. VLCC with centres in Koramangala and Vasanthanagar conducted, a release said, blood tests and thyroid tests and also offered a 50 per cent discount on weight loss treatment.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. One in Three Heart Attack Patients Have No Chest Pains
2. Epileptic Seizures Can Be Due to Heart Problem
3. Bypass Heart Surgery Performed Without General Anesthesia
4. New CPR Guidelines issued by Heart Association
5. White Cells Count Can Predict Heart Attack Death Risk
6. Vitamins-The answer to Heart Disease?
7. Fight Heart disease and Pain with Meditation
8. Heart disease in the newborn is related to maternal malnutrition
9. New drug to treat Heart Attack and damaged tissue
10. Heart disease threat starts early in life for Diabetics
11. Mechanical Heart
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/19/2019)... , ... April 19, 2019 , ... According to the ... States alone comes with pesticide residue. Pesticides are sprayed on produce to repel insects, ... are what make up that thin, waxy layer that covers the skin of most ...
(Date:4/19/2019)... ... April 19, 2019 , ... AXIOM Implant & ... implant dentistry, will host a free dental implant seminar at their office on ... information related to dental implants, including; procedure explanation, health and lifestyle benefits, costs, ...
(Date:4/19/2019)... ... April 18, 2019 , ... Residents in long-term-care nursing ... outside physicians. This is according to a study of U.S. men and ... auspices of the Brandman Research Institute (BRI) . The quality assurance study examined ...
(Date:4/19/2019)... Ill. (PRWEB) , ... April 19, 2019 , ... ... clients to its family of health- and eco-friendly foodservice brands. From plant-based proteins ... big thing in the foodservice market., , • Field ...
(Date:4/18/2019)... ... April 18, 2019 , ... Catalent, ... presentations at the upcoming Global Clinical Supplies Group (GCSG) 2019 US Annual Conference ... April 28 – May 1, 2019. , Erin Vlack, Project Manager, will present ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/17/2019)... ... ... What do you get when you mix healthcare, a video game development internship, and ... the Healthcare Games Showdown™ involves college students creating video games for healthcare from July ... in a livestream show. , Improv comedian host, Scott Gibbs, is ...
(Date:4/17/2019)... ... April 17, 2019 , ... Lillibridge Healthcare Services ... nation’s largest owners and operators of medical office buildings (MOBs), will sponsor and ... the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International Medical Office Buildings + Healthcare ...
(Date:4/17/2019)... ... April 17, 2019 , ... Clinical trials of new cancer treatments ... cancer and so on. With advances in medical oncology and genomic characterization of tumors, ... multiple tumor types by conducting “basket trials.” This ability has created a paradigm shift ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: