66 per cent deaths in Maharashtra due to NCDs like hypertension: Official

To make hypertension treatment widely available, the government of India and several Maharashtra governments have initiated the IHCI program.

published on : 17th July 2019

Air pollution ups hypertension risk in Indian women

The research indicates that long-term exposure to particulate matter is associated with a higher prevalence of hypertension.

published on : 9th July 2019

Delhi: Post delicate operation, baby Zubiya gets a new lease of life

Three-month-old Zubiya was diagnosed with a rare congenital heart disease — a mix type of TAPVC (Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection).

published on : 2nd June 2019

Practise yoga to fight hypertension

For Kochurani Thomas, a resident of Kacheripadi, yoga is a means to rid of stress and reduce hypertension.

published on : 20th May 2019

Hypertension during pregnancy poses risk of premature delivery

The baby who weighed 870 grams at birth, was discharged last week, weighing 2.2kgs, after spending two months in the Newborn ICU (NICU) at Vikram's Hospital. 

published on : 17th May 2019

Many urinal trips at night hints at high BP

The risk of hypertension rose significantly as the number of nocturia events per night increased.

published on : 30th March 2019

Blow off the steam

Hypertension occurs when the blood pressure reads more than 140/90 mmHg over a number of weeks.

published on : 27th January 2019