The Nefer sign symbolizes the heart & the trachea in ancient Egypt
Cardiac catheterizations and eye procedures make up 40 percent and 34 percent of the surgeries, respectively.
Since its launching last year, the initiative aimed at treating all critical conditions on waiting lists free of charge resulted in carrying out 232,633 surgeries.
Feeling lonely contributes less to the risk of cardiovascular disease than recent research suggests, scientists said Tuesday.
People with heart disease have better long-term survival odds when they are married, a recent U.S. study suggests.
For people who already have cardiovascular problems, having high blood sugar below the cutoff for diabetes diagnosis doesn’t raise the risk of potentially fatal heart “events,”.
The risk of developing an irregular heart rhythm increases as people age and become overweight or obese, spiking after age 50 for men and age 60 for women, a recent study suggests.