With one of every five persons suffering from hypertension in India, there is a dire need to change lifestyle and increase awareness to prevent the silent killer spread its tentacles.

AURANGABAD: Better education and socio-economic status have had little impact on the health profile of the city's youth.

Sets target of 30% reduction by 2025

Every 5th Lucknowite Is At Risk: Study

Patna: One in 10 persons in urban areas and one in five in rural areas of Bihar suffer from heart ailments and one third of them are below 45 years.

Younger women are fast losing their immunity to heart diseases due to a shift in lifestyle patterns.

A latest analytical report for public use on risk factors for heart disease prepared by Dr BB Chanana, senior interventional cardiologist and HoD, Cardiology, at Maharaja Agrasen Hospital, Delhi, s

Nearly 10.25 lakh people in the state suffer from chronic illness like diabetes, hypertension, asthma and arthritis, as per the latest Annual Health Survey (AHS), 2012-13.

Docs: Prolonged Exposure Carries Health Risks

Health ministry seeks `500 cr for scheme