Heart Disease

Eating nuts twice a week lowers heart attack risk by almost 17 per cent: Study

The study presented at the ESC Congress 2019, examined the association between nut consumption and the risk of cardiovascular disease and death in the Iranian population. Eating nuts twice a week lowers heart attack risk: Study (Representational Image)  |  Photo Credit: Thinkstock Paris: Eating nuts at least twice a week can slash the risk of death from […]

Heart Disease

Young women who smoke face highest risk of major heart attack

Smoking increases both men’s and women’s risk of a major heart attack at all ages, but women smokers have a significantly higher increased risk compared to men, especially women under 50 years old, according to a study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Despite the increased risk, smokers can reduce their risk to […]