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  • AI to detect foetal heart problems

    AI to detect foetal heart problems

    Tokyo (ISJ) - Japanese scientists have developed a novel system that can automatically detect abnormalities in foetal hearts in real-time using artificial intelligence (AI). Researchers at RIKEN Centre for Advanced Intelligence Project (AIP) have...

    20 Sep 2018 12:51 PM GMT
  • Heart disease, stroke and cancer double in 25 years in India

    Heart disease, stroke and cancer double in 25 years in India

    New Delhi (ISW) - India has witnessed an alarming rise in the occurrence of heart disease, stroke, diabetes and cancers in the past 25 years, a series of new studies published in The Lancet and its associated journals have revealed. Detailed...

    12 Sep 2018 1:11 PM GMT
  • Indias urban and wealthier households at higher risk of CVDs, finds study

    India's urban and wealthier households at higher risk of CVDs, finds study

    New Delhi (ISJ) - Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs)—diseases related to the heart and blood vessels—are the leading cause of death in the world. In India, CVDs account for close to 25% of the total deaths—higher than tuberculosis and respiratory...

    26 July 2018 6:49 AM GMT
  • Fenugreek and onion prevent heart diseases and diabetes: study

    Fenugreek and onion prevent heart diseases and diabetes: study

    Mysuru (ISW): The role of fenugreek and onion in preventing cardio-vascular diseases has been a part of traditional knowledge in India. Now scientists from CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysuru have found out the mechanism by...

    17 July 2018 11:19 AM GMT
  • Scientists develop new, safe heart valve replacement technique for high-risk patients

    Scientists develop new, safe heart valve replacement technique for high-risk patients

    Washington (ISJ) - Scientists have developed a novel technique that prevents coronary artery obstruction during transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a rare but often fatal complication. The method, called Bioprosthetic Aortic Scallop...

    3 April 2018 8:17 AM GMT
  • Engineers develop mobile app to measure heart health

    Engineers develop mobile app to measure heart health

    Washington (ISJ) - In a proof-of-concept clinical trial, engineers at Caltech, Huntington Medical Research Institute, and University of Southern California have demonstrated that the camera on your smartphone can noninvasively provide detailed...

    9 Sep 2017 5:35 AM GMT
  • Almonds may help boost cholesterol clean-up

    Almonds may help boost cholesterol clean-up

    Washington (ISJ) - Eating almonds on a regular basis may help boost levels of HDL cholesterol while simultaneously improving the way it removes cholesterol from the body, according to researchers. In a study, researchers at University of...

    15 Aug 2017 9:10 AM GMT
  • Swiss researchers develop silicon heart that beats almost like a human heart

    Swiss researchers develop silicon heart that beats almost like a human heart

    It looks like a real heart. And this is the goal of the first entirely soft artificial heart - to mimic its natural model as closely as possible. The silicon heart has been developed by Nicholas Cohrs, a doctoral student in the group led by Wendelin...

    14 July 2017 2:59 AM GMT
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