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These 4 Things Happen Right Before a Heart Attack

These 4 Things Happen Right Before a Heart Attack

Despite what you may believe, heart attacks rarely happen “out of the blue.” In fact, your body may be trying to warn you of an impending heart attack for days, weeks, perhaps even a month or two before it occurs. Unfortunately, by the time you actually recognize you’re suffering a heart attack, it could be too late to prevent death[Read More…]

Let there be light, not noise and nausea this Diwali

Let there be light, not noise and nausea this Diwali

Many people are flying into foreign shores to escape Diwali pollution, which hits humans and birds alike. Sudha Nair (30), a chartered accountant staying in Andheri, has left the city to spend a week with her family in London. An asthmatic, Sudha’s visit abroad is a way of escaping the rising pollution level in the city during Diwali. Doctors confirm[Read More…]

Deepavali celebrations: Exercise caution, say doctors

Deepavali celebrations: Exercise caution, say doctors

Deepavali draws people together. However, like every coin has two sides, this festival too has two aspects. Apart from the excitement quotient the festival brings, the deafening noise of firecrackers has definitely become a cause for concern. While any indulgence is addictive, it is equally imperative to be considerate towards others. Keeping this in view, some plan to celebrate the[Read More…]

Brushing your teeth can lower heart disease risk

Brushing your teeth can lower heart disease risk

A new study has revealed that taking care of your gums by brushing, flossing, and regular dental visits could keep heart disease at bay. Researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health have shown for the first time that as gum health improves, progression of atherosclerosis slows to a clinically significant degree. Artherosclerosis or the narrowing of arteries through[Read More…]

Carrots tipped as new sperm superfood

Carrots tipped as new sperm superfood

According to researchers at Harvard University’s School of Public Health, eating red vegetables may increase the production of healthy sperm, the New York Daily News reported. Carrots in particular were singled out for their sperm-boosting properties. These orange veggies, along with lettuce and spinach, are high in beta-carotene. Researchers found that this antioxidant improves sperm motility, or its ability to[Read More…]

HIV vaccine possible after scientific breakthrough, study claims

HIV vaccine possible after scientific breakthrough, study claims

Scientists hope to be able develop a vaccine to prevent HIV after capturing the most detailed picture yet of a key Aids protein A vaccine to prevent HIV could be on the horizon after a major breakthrough in understanding the structure of disease, a new study reveals. Scientists have determined the first atomic level structure of HIV’s ‘envelope’ protein, which[Read More…]

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