How Sitting In Traffic Jam Can Harm Your Health
Traffic congestion increases vehicle emissions and degrades ambient air quality, studies have shown excess morbidity and mortality for drivers and commuters,stressed and frustrated motorists, encouraging road rage and reduced health of motorists.
Transforming the Treatment Paradigm for Indian Patients with New Innovations
Over the last 30-years, Dr Ashok Seth, Chairman, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, has been responsible for introducing many new techniques and technologies for treatment of Indian patients with heart disease and he has been nationally and internationally recognised and rewarded for this.read more
MANAGING LOW - BACK PAIN
Almost all of us suffer from lower back problem at least some time in her/his life. It is one of the commonest reasons for missing work and for many people chronic pain can lead to depression.
10 Myths about Cardiovascular Disease
“I’m too young to worry about heart disease.” How you live now affects your risk for cardiovascular diseases later in life.
Cardiac arrest is the abrupt loss of heart function, breathing and consciousness. In cardiac arrest the heart suddenly stops pumping blood round the body, commonly because of a problem with electrical signals in the heart.When the heart stops pumping blood, the brain is starved of oxygen. This causes unconsciousness, unresponsiveness and the breathing stops.read more
How often should you Donate Blood
Blood is the lifeline of the human body. Any signiﬁcant loss of blood can endanger or extinguish life. All organs of the body require good circulation to function properly. Road accidents/ major surgeries/childbirth and a large number of medical conditions result in loss of blood. So far, medical science has not been able to find a suitable substitute for it.read more