Certain infectious and parasitic diseases, which were the fourth leading cause of death, were mainly constituted by septicemia and tuberculosis and they claimed 7.1 per cent lives in 2020 in India.
Besides an increase in coronary heart related deaths, Karnataka is also seeing a rise in the number of people going through angioplasty.
Till Jan, around 9,000 people approached post-Covid clinics complaining of heart problems
Researchers noted that problems like disruptive heart rhythms, coronary artery disease and heart attack occur even among previously healthy individuals and those who have had mild COVID-19 infections.
Heart failure the greatest health care challenge among various cardiac diseases prevalent in Kerala, finds study
Heart failure is the net result of many cardiac illnesses which causes the weakness of the heart's ability to pump blood around the body to nourish the body cells.