As temperatures drop, the blood vessels tighten and blood flow speeds up to help stay warm. That is why the blood pressure is often higher in colder seasons, opines cardiologists.
For the study, published in the journal Obesity, the research team analysed data from 109 patients hospitalised owing to acute COVID-19 but not in a critical condition.
BPH is not always linked to ageing and hypertension and BPH are closely associated with each other, despite being diverse disease entities.
Estimated pulse wave velocity (ePWV), a readily available marker of aortic stiffening, has been shown to be an effective addition in identifying patients at risk.
'The technology developed for this sensor showcases the advantage of using miRNA compared to protein-based biomarkers, the traditional diagnostic target.'
Along with stress, other factors like diet quantity and quality also have a greater influence on cardiovascular disease risk in women compared to men.
Heart failure is a serious, chronic, progressive condition, with a significantly associated burden and roughly 8 to 10 million individuals in India alone suffer from it.
With an increasing prevalence of a sedentary lifestyle, monitoring heart health becomes even more essential.
The survey observed that the risk and prevalence of heart diseases increase significantly from the age of 36-45 years.
It is important to note that after a heart attack, one should begin a regular activity program to reduce the chance of additional heart problems.