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Diabetes can increase risk of cardiovascular diseases, say experts

With 69.2 million people suffering from diabetes, India is among the top 10 countries in the world suffering from the condition, according to International Diabetes Federation’s Diabetes Atlas. (Photo: Getty Images/Thinkstock) People with diabetes are at a higher risk of suffering heart attack, experts say and recommend routine health checkups …

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Millions of heart disease, stroke deaths linked to not eating enough fruits, vegetables: Study

Fruits and vegetables are a modifiable component of diet that can impact preventable deaths globally. (Source: File photo) Inadequate fruit and vegetable consumption may account for millions of deaths from heart disease and strokes each year across the globe, a study has found. The study estimated that roughly one in …

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Weight loss may help cut heart attack, stroke risk in diabetics: Cambridge study

Type 2 diabetes could also lead to other lifestyle related conditions such as hypertension, heart disease, liver disease etc. (Photo by Thinkstock Images) Moderate weight loss may significantly reduce the long-term risk of cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack and stroke in people living with Type 2 diabetes, a Cambridge …

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World Hypertension Day 2019: Know about the signs, risks and treatment for hypertension

With changing lifestyles and gender roles, the impact of hypertension can be seen in both men and women. (Photo by Getty Images) Hypertension is the leading preventable cause of death worldwide. According to the National Family Health Survey, which screened 22.5 million people across India in 2017, one out of …

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Don’t ignore heart attack symptoms while travelling | fitness

You should never ignore heart attack symptoms, especially while travelling, as researchers say cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the leading causes of death among people on the move. The study, presented at Acute Cardiovascular Care 2019 in Malaga, Spain, indicates that the long-term outcomes after a heart attack while travelling can …

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