Doctors advise regular heart check-ups and various dietary and lifestyle modifications which, they say, can greatly reduce the CVD risk.
In men, erectile dysfunction is one of the most common signs of a heart problem.
Dr C N Manjunath, Senior Cardiologist and Director of Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research said, “The patient had a severe heart attack and we treated him."
The study included more than 106,000 women, with an average age of 52, who had not been diagnosed with heart disease, stroke or diabetes when they enrolled in the study.
BJP MLA from Jayanagar passed away in the wee hours on Friday at around 1 am at Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences.
Grip strength is an established measure of health and has previously been linked to one's ability to cope independently and predicts the risk of cardiovascular diseases and mortality.
Young men with erectile dysfunction may be at an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease - a leading cause of death worldwide, a study warns.