The heart is an important organ in the body which must be taken good care of to avoid any health hazard. Here are important things you must do to safeguard it.
World Health Organisation estimates that more than 17.5 million people died of cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack or stroke in 2012. Contrary to popular belief, more than 3 out of 4 of these deaths occurred in low- and middle-income countries, and men and women were equally affected.
The good news, […]
Several days before it actually happens, a victim of heart attack will have some of these signs and warnings of impending doom.
Here are 8 crucial symptoms that are likely to occur one month before a heart attack that can improve one’s survival rate when properly acknowledged.
1. About a month before, unusual body weakness is a key symptom resulting from the lack of blood flow and circulation. Due to the narrowing of arteries, weakened muscles are a red flag when it […]
For seven hours,armed robbers recently laid a seige to the apartment of a couple in Ikorodu area of Lagos recently.
The landlord who is simply called John, was ordered to lie face down for the entire period. At the end of the ordeal,and as the hoodlums were about to leave,they found the victim dead,possibly of cardiac arrest.
The suspect, who led the gang, Akin Ayotunde,recalled what happened in the seven-hour siege.
Ayotunde, who was paraded, yesterday by the Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai […]
The time you eat could be just as important as what you eat. So you could be fuelling your risk of heart attack by eating your dinner after 8pm.
New research reveals a link between eating late and a lethal form of high blood pressure which can trigger heart attacks.
Experts said that eating late leaves your body on “high alert”…
The correlation between the types of foods eaten and the timing of evening meals shows eating dinner late has the biggest single […]
Did You Know? Scientists Reveal That Sniffing Farts Can Prevent Cancer, Heart Attack, Stroke, Arthritis & More
New findings have revealed that hydrogen sulfide gas, which is found in the smell of rotten eggs and human fart, can reduce your risk for diseases such as cancer, heart attacks, stroke, arthritis, as well as dementia.
A study published in the journal Medicinal Chemistry Communications has revealed that the smell of flatulence has secret health benefits and could help stave off cancer, strokes, heart attacks and dementia,
According to reports, Scientists in the journal, revealed that passing gas may help you […]
Family member say they will carry out an autopsy on Stephen Keshi, says he did not die of heart attack
Rickey Aburime, a member of Stephen Keshi family, say they will carry out an autopsy on the remains of the former Super Eagles Coach who died today June 8th. Speaking with The Nation, Rickey debunked media reports of Keshi dying from an heart attack.
He stated that Keshi was meeting some friends and family members at his Benin City resident when he suddenly fell sick. it took less than 15 minutes to rush him to the hospital after the crisis started […]
Former South Africa soccer coaching legend Ted Dumitru, 76, is dead. It was announced on Thursday afternoon that the former Orlando Pirates, Kaizer Chiefs, Mamelodi Sundowns and Bafana Bafana mentor died due to a heart attack after collapsing at Eastgate shopping mall in Johannesburg in the early hours of Thursday, 26 May 2016.
Theodore Dumitru aka “Ted”was a football manager who last worked as a technical director for Mamelodi Sundowns in the South African Premier Soccer League. He was the former […]
A heart attack usually occur when an artery becomes blocked, preventing oxygen and nutrients from getting to the heart. If blood flow isn’t restored quickly, the section of heart muscle begins to die.
Heart disease in women is similar in many ways to that of men. Like men, women can have high blood pressure and heart attacks. In fact, these are more prevalent in women than previously thought heart attack deaths each year, almost half occur in women, according to healthcare […]
One health report gathered that as the global population rises over seven billion, a new report has shown that the number of deaths from hypertension, stroke, heart attacks and other circulatory diseases is on the rise, climbing from 12.3 million deaths to 17.3 million.
The report also showed that efforts to prevent and treat cardiovascular diseases appear to be working as the rise in deaths is slower than the overall growth of the population.
This is coming on the heels of a recent […]