What is the truth about saturated fats?

More often than not saturated fats are considered to be “bad fats” because of the high amount of fatty acid molecules in them. These have been linked to increase in cholesterol level amongst people. However, the recent news about saturated fats is that 3 British cardiologists have said that saturated fats do not increase the […]

Various Service Specialities of a Multi-Speciality Hospital

Our modern lifestyle has come with various trade-offs. As a result, health care department has undergone extensive changes, developments, reforms etc. over the past decade. In this technology-driven society with dynamic demographic and economic uncertainties, the healthcare department has become all the more competitive. Hospitals with multi-disciplinary specialties of international standards have become the need […]

Is Your Heart Ageing with You?

Everybody aspires for a healthy beating heart, don’t they? The heart is the most important organ in our system that beats around 1, 00,000 times a day flushing out deoxygenated blood. It relentlessly takes care of the blood requirements of our body adjusting to our actions. As we age, our heart ages too with time. […]

Caring for an aging heart

As your age increases, your body and its organs also start aging. This includes the heart as well, and in India more than one third of the deaths are caused due to heart diseases. There are various health diseases like coronary artery disease, cardiomyopathy, valvular heart disease, etc. that people will age above 50 are […]

Advances in Aortic Valve Surgery

Our heart has four sets of valves, where each valve performs its own set of functions. The aortic valve of our heart pumps the oxygenated blood from the heart to the largest artery (aorta) which then pushes it to the rest of the body. This valve ensures that the blood is not pumped backwards into […]