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Smoking Damages the Heart Too

We’ve been made aware of how tobacco abuse, specifically smoking can damage our lungs, but what we didn’t know was how it can also damage the actual anatomy of the heart. A recent study showed exactly how smoking impacts a person’s blood vessels and weakens the heart structure. Smoking also doubles the risk of a […]

200,000: The Number of Avertible Heart Disease Cases Only by Salt Reduction

Would you believe it if we told you that salt reduction can help prevent nearly 200,000 cases of heart disease in a country alone? What if it could also save £1.64bn? At first, the above questions might seem like a joke. However, it is a harsh reality. England’s salt reduction program is on course to […]

Impact of COVID-19 on Heart Disease – The #1 Cause of Death

Heart disease accounts for most of the deaths worldwide. According to the experts at the American Heart Association, the broad influence of the COVID-19 pandemic is likely to help heart disease remain the prime cause of death for the years to come. In 2019, around 18.6 million people died around the world due to cardiovascular […]

Brief Education Reassures Patients with Non-Cardiac Chest Pain

It is a common scenario when patients diagnosed with non-cardiac chest pain are reluctant to believe that they do not have heart disease. Research concluding that the test results, if explained to the patients, will not only convince them but also will reduce the likelihood of future chest pain. The research is presented at EACVI […]

All You Need to Know About Lipid-Profile Test

Lipid profile test, also known as the Lipid Panel, is a complete cholesterol test that determines the amount of good and bad cholesterol present in the body. Cholesterol maintains the health of the cells and is an essential component of the human body. The human body requires cholesterol for survival and proper functioning. The amount […]