Recognizing Heart Failure

Recognizing Heart Failure A very startling statistic is the population here in the MENA region is developing heart failure 10 years younger than their Western counterparts. To help us understand heart failure and its associated symptoms, HEALTH meets with Cardiologist Dr. Feras Bader. Risk Factors Common risk factors of heart failure include high blood pressure, diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidaemia leading to coronary artery disease, cigarette smoking, andRead more about Recognizing Heart Failure[...] Read More

Silent Heart Attack in Women

heart health Defined A silent heart attack, explains Specialist Cardiologist Dr.Sharada Sivaram, is a heart attack that actually happens without the person knowing. “In this situation, there are no obvious symptoms, such as pain in the chest, shortness of breath, and cold sweats, and in fact, 45 percent of all heart attack victims suffer what’s called a silent attack,” she says. Misdiagnosis According to Dr. Sharada, women haveRead more about Silent Heart Attack in Women[...] Read More