To make hypertension treatment widely available, the government of India and several Maharashtra governments have initiated the IHCI program.
The research indicates that long-term exposure to particulate matter is associated with a higher prevalence of hypertension.
Three-month-old Zubiya was diagnosed with a rare congenital heart disease — a mix type of TAPVC (Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection).
For Kochurani Thomas, a resident of Kacheripadi, yoga is a means to rid of stress and reduce hypertension.
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.
The risk of hypertension rose significantly as the number of nocturia events per night increased.
Hypertension occurs when the blood pressure reads more than 140/90 mmHg over a number of weeks.